Death Cafe profile for Cathryn
Location: United Kingdom
I have lived in Leicester since 2003 and love the variety of opportunities for culture and conversation which the city offers. I moved here with my family after returning from working in Southern Africa as an educator.
What brings you to Death Cafe?
I realised how unprepared we are as a society and as individuals for talking openly about difficult subjects after the death of close family members. I want to help to break down those taboos and support more open conversations. Death Cafe is the perfect vehicle to help people to engage in a safe and welcoming environment.
Cathryn's posts on the Death Cafe website
Has anyone used these cards? Produced by the Church of England to encourage conversations about death and dying - I wondered how they woudk fit in with the Death Cafe ethos, and non facilitating facilitation role
I am organising my first cafe in Leicester, and have had a really good response in the couple of days it has been live. However quite a few of the contacts are from people with a professional interest in death and dying - doing research, involved in projects etc. I ...
With Cathryn Gathercole
April 2, 2017, 2.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (GMT)
My aim is to encourage lively conversations about all aspects of death and dying. There will be no formal agenda, and topics discussed will come from the participants.
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