Welcome to Death Cafe

A Death Cafe is an event where people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death.

At a Death Cafe people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

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Talking about death

A Death Cafe is an agenda free discussion about death. So far we've held 7590 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 7590 Death Cafes. These never involve agendas, advertising or set conclusions. Interesting conversations are guaranteed!

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Host a Death Cafe

People who adopt the model set out in our guide are welcome to set up their own Death Cafes. So far we've held Death Cafes in 64 countries.

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Support Death Cafe

Running Death Cafe is great fun but does take a lot of time. If you value this work please support us on Patreon.

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Recent posts

Death Cafe: Monmouth County Death Cafe

Posted by Beth Almerini on Jan. 14, 2019, 10:04 a.m.



With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN, CEOLD

Feb. 26, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Talking about it won't kill you!! At Death Cafe, we talk and listen, we laugh and cry and learn something new every time. Plus, there's cake!

 


Death Cafe: Monmouth County Death Cafe

Posted by Beth Almerini on Jan. 14, 2019, 9:54 a.m.



With Elisabeth Almerini, RN, BSN, CHPN, CEOLD

Jan. 29, 2019, 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations


Talking about death won't kill you! In fact, talking about it can be fun, informative, fascinating and well worth your time. Plus, there's cake!



Death Cafe: Death Cafe for UOD Staff

Posted by Compassionate Communities High Peak on Jan. 14, 2019, 9:11 a.m.



With Compassionate Communities Derbyshire (High Peak)

Feb. 27, 2019, 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. (UK BST)

Free


Come and talk about a subject we really shouldn’t be quiet about. Join us for a couple of hours of lively conversation.

There will be a warm welcome, there ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe - Fremantle

Posted by Death Cafe - Fremantle on Jan. 14, 2019, 4:21 a.m.



With Ava Reyerson

Feb. 2, 2019, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (GMT +8)

Free


The Death Cafe - Fremantle, WA, running monthly since March 2013, is a very informal gathering with the emphasis on sharing stories, experiences and fears about death and dying.  While this ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Quezon City

Posted by leiacosta on Jan. 13, 2019, 10:33 a.m.



With Lei Acosta

Feb. 5, 2019, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (GMT +8)

Free



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:51 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

June 19, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:50 p.m.


With Jon Dorbolo

June 5, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:50 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

May 22, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:49 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

May 8, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:49 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

April 24, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:48 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

April 10, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:48 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

March 27, 2019, 12.00 p.m. - 1.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:47 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

June 26, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:46 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

June 12, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Corvallis

Posted by dorbolo on Jan. 12, 2019, 7:43 p.m.



With Jon Dorbolo

May 29, 2019, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. (PST)

Free


Got thoughts about mortality? Death Café Corvallis is simply in order to listen and talk about death.

Death Café Corvallis is not a support group, therapeutic agenda, debate society, social ...