Death Cafe & Covid-19

Never has there been such a need to talk about death and dying.

Never has there been such a need to talk about death and dying, and we are not able to meet each other face-to-face to do this, with as yet, no specified end.

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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 12855 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 12855 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 79 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: Café Mortel Laurentides - Death Cafe

Posted by Julie Vieira on July 31, 2021, 9:57 p.m.



With Julie Vieira et Fougère - Le Café des Possibles

Sept. 18, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Accepts donations


Nous invitons les gens à notre Café Mortel afin d'offrir un lieu d'échange et d'accueil dans la bienveillance dans lequel le partage est de mise et l'écoute ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe ~ PDT - First Wednesday of each month

Posted by Rita4Life on July 31, 2021, 3:53 a.m.



With Rita Peixoto ~ Hospice of Amador & Calaveras

Aug. 4, 2021, 10.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (Pacific)

Accepts donations


Join us from the comfort of your home as we have a casual, safe conversation about death and dying, the number one fear.  We would like to ease out fear ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by Nuloci on July 30, 2021, 10:30 a.m.



With Monk Blaire

Sept. 11, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Free



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by Nuloci on July 30, 2021, 10:29 a.m.



With Monk Blaire

Aug. 28, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Free



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by Nuloci on July 30, 2021, 10:28 a.m.



With Monk Blaire

Aug. 14, 2021, 1.30 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. (Pacific Daylight Time)

Free



Death Cafe: Leeds LGBT+ Death Cafe

Posted by Liaqat Ali on July 30, 2021, 5:11 a.m.



With Liaqat Ali - MESMAC

Aug. 20, 2021, 3.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. (BST)

Free


We tend not to talk about death and our wishes when we are no longer here and this might lead to difficulties for those that we leave behind.  The Death ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Online ADT

Posted by DEATH MATTERS on July 29, 2021, 1:16 p.m.



With Dawn Carson

Dec. 2, 2021, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (Atlantic Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe online come to you from Halifax NS Canada.  We are joined by people worldwide monthly for an open conversation on all manner of end of life concerns.  

Please ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Online ADT

Posted by DEATH MATTERS on July 29, 2021, 1:15 p.m.



With Dawn Carson

Nov. 4, 2021, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (Atlantic Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe online come to you from Halifax NS Canada.  We are joined by people worldwide monthly for an open conversation on all manner of end of life concerns.  

Please ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Online ADT

Posted by DEATH MATTERS on July 29, 2021, 1:13 p.m.



With Dawn Carson

Oct. 7, 2021, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (Atlantic Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe online come to you from Halifax NS Canada.  We are joined by people worldwide monthly for an open conversation on all manner of end of life concerns.  

Please ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Halifax NS ADT

Posted by DEATH MATTERS on July 29, 2021, 1:11 p.m.



With Dawn Carson

Sept. 2, 2021, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (Atlantic Daylight Time)

Accepts donations


Death Cafe online comes to you from Halifax NS Canada.  We are joined by people worldwide monthly for an open conversation on all manner of end of life concerns.  

Please ...



Death Cafe: August (Virtual) Death Cafe EDT

Posted by BLLLINK on July 29, 2021, 8:13 a.m.



With Facilitators from previous Berks-Lancaster-Lebanon area Death Cafes

Aug. 23, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (eastern)

Free


Continuing the Virtual Death Cafes.

Because of the continuing infections of Covid's new strain and because of concern about who's been vaccinated and who's not, we're ...



Death Cafe: Bo'ness Death Cafe (online) BST

Posted by SianStorey on July 28, 2021, 12:12 p.m.



With Sian Storey

Aug. 26, 2021, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (GMT)

Free


There are few opportunities to talk openly about death but many of us want to do just that. Doing so may help us to get things organised and give us ...



Death Cafe: Yuma Death Cafe

Posted by YumaDeathCafe on July 27, 2021, 10:47 p.m.



With Deb Bershad & Joy Lovejoy

Aug. 11, 2021, 12.00 p.m. - 1.30 p.m. (MST)

Accepts donations


This virtual Death Cafe is held the second Wednesday of every month.

We honor and align with the Death Cafe philosophy that death is a vital and healthy topic of ...



Death Cafe: Lumina Online Death Cafe PDT

Posted by naomihirsch on July 27, 2021, 1:11 p.m.


With Lumina Hospice

Aug. 19, 2021, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. ((GMT-7:00) Pacific Time (US and Canada))

Accepts donations


Hosted by Lumina Hospice and Palliative Care in Corvallis, OR - We are excited to have this monthly discussion group and will provide a safe and supportive environment. All welcome!



Death Cafe: Collector & Currawang Death Cafe

Posted by Gillian Drew on July 26, 2021, 8:16 p.m.



With Gillian Drew

Aug. 7, 2021, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. (AEST)

Free


Dying to Know Day is on 8 August 2021 and this year it's all about talking, connecting, and giving people courage to broach the subject of end of life ...