Completing Advance Directives

Advance PlanningLearn the steps to take to prepare for a ‘good death’ and make informed choices for your green and conscious final disposition.

Relieve your loved-ones from making these important health-care and death-care decisions for you – create an informative 4-hour workshop in your own home!



Topics discussed:

* Choosing a Healthcare advocate

* Making informed decisions about artificial nutrition, artificial hydration, organ and body donations.

* The DNR and POLST forms – how and when to complete them

* Completing your Advance Directive for Health Care

* Choosing a Death-care advocate

* Knowing your options for after-death care – home funerals, the legalities and logistics/understanding the funeral industry

* What happens if…I die unexpectedly? In the ICU?  At Home? Abroad?

*  Final Disposition:  home funerals / direct cremation / burial / green burial /sea burial.

* Completing your Advance Directive for Death Care

* Create your Death File – what documents to include


$60 per participant.  4 person minimum. 

Gather your friends and family together and invite Death Midwife and founder of Sacred Crossings –  Olivia Bareham to your home for a lively, interactive discussion.  Film clips, stories and slides help illustrate some of the  many choices available to you so that you can make informed decisions and let your family know your wishes.


Price includes all documents including the Calif. Advance Health Care Directive, POLST and the Sacred Crossings Advance Death Care Directive.

Gatherings are limited to 8 to ensure the intimacy of the group and to enable all participants to complete the directives and have them witnessed and signed.

Please write to: for details and to book your workshop today!

‘When the time comes to die, make sure all you have to do is die.”


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