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 11292 Death Cafes.

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To date we've held 11292 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 73 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: Tucson Online MST Friendly & Fearless Death Cafe

Posted by TucsonFFDeathCafe on Aug. 12, 2020, 7:49 p.m.



With Isabel Amorous

Aug. 19, 2020, 10.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. (MST)

Accepts donations


ZOOM LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88102498092?pwd=QTRwZWUveEF4ODFzZnI3aStSTXhoQT09

Password: 583-513

Tucson Friendly & Fearless Death Cafe is in it's 8th year! We now meet weekly online. There is ...



Death Cafe: Online Death Cafe CST with Cori Levin and Kate Cavett

Posted by levincori on Aug. 12, 2020, 11:38 a.m.



With Cori M Levin

Sept. 1, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. (Central)

Free



Death Cafe: Death Cafe Crete USA Online. Central Time

Posted by tessalea on Aug. 12, 2020, 8:30 a.m.



With Tessa Durham Brooks

Sept. 5, 2020, 9.30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. (Central)

Free


This is an open, community-wide event.  All are welcome!

Message or connect with us on Facebook @deathcafecrete for a link to join the event.



Death Cafe: Death Cafe in the Time of Plague (PST Online)

Posted by Gerry Grossman on Aug. 11, 2020, 6:40 p.m.



With Gerry Grossman

Aug. 26, 2020, 7.00 p.m. - 8.30 p.m. (PST - California)

Free


I am facilitating this Virtual Death Cafe on the last Wednesday of each month for people to have a place to talk about and process death in light of current ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe online via zoom BST

Posted by CommunityEngagement on Aug. 11, 2020, 11:30 a.m.



With Princess Alice Hospice & All Saints Church Banstead

Sept. 3, 2020, 1.30 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. (GMT)

Free


A chat about death over coffee and cake might not be everyone’s cup of tea, but it could get people talking about a subject that is still taboo for ...



Death Cafe: Death Cafe - Ambato Online UTC-5

Posted by Paola Latta on Aug. 10, 2020, 6:47 p.m.



With Paola Latta

Aug. 29, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m. ((UTC-5:00) Bogotá, Lima, Quito)

Free


We all experience relieve when we talk about difficult things and let them out of our chests. Talking about death and how we feel about it is something that we ...



Death Cafe: Kuoleman kahvila / Death Cafe

Posted by Tanja.L on Aug. 10, 2020, 8:05 a.m.



With Hanna Välimaa ja Tanja Lähteenmäki

Sept. 9, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (utc +3)

Accepts donations


Järjestämme tilaisuuden Sosionimi amk opintoihimme liittyen, yhteistyössä Tampereen tuomiokirkkoseurakunta 



Death Cafe: Kuoleman kahvila / Death Cafe

Posted by Tanja.L on Aug. 10, 2020, 8:04 a.m.



With Hanna Välimaa ja Tanja Lähteenmäki

Aug. 26, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (utc +3)

Accepts donations


Järjestämme tilaisuuden Sosionimi amk opintoihimme liittyen, yhteistyössä Tampereen tuomiokirkkoseurakunta 



Death Cafe: Cape Cod Death Cafe Online EST

Posted by HeatherMassey on Aug. 9, 2020, 12:31 p.m.



With Cape Cod Death Conversation facilitation team!

Aug. 17, 2020, 6.30 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. (eastern)

Free



Death Cafe: Virtual Death Cafe San Francisco, CA PST

Posted by cayateybailar on Aug. 8, 2020, 4:44 p.m.



With Danielle Brandon, Jim Van Buskirk and Harvey Schwartz

Sept. 22, 2020, 6.15 p.m. - 8.15 p.m. (pacific)

Free


We welcome you to our Death Cafe. It is a safe, respectful space where you can feel comfortable sharing your questions, curiosity, fears, beliefs and stories about any/all aspects ...


Death Cafe: Maine Highlands Death Cafe

Posted by MaineHighlands on Aug. 8, 2020, 8:16 a.m.



With Lisa White and Lesley Fernow

Aug. 22, 2020, 1.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations



Death Cafe: Viana Death Cafe

Posted by NoeliaAmani on Aug. 8, 2020, 4:39 a.m.



With My mum

Aug. 19, 2020, 6.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m. ((GMT+2:00) Madrid)

Free


 

I am running Death Cafes online once a month, and on a venue in Malaga city also once a month. Still trying what do to to give them my personal ...



Death Cafe: Queer Death Cafe Online Pacific Time

Posted by QueeringDeath on Aug. 7, 2020, 2:40 p.m.



With Dez'Mon Omega Fair, Moon Schreyer, Anastasia Baratta

Aug. 23, 2020, 4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. (Pacific Time)

Free


Congratulations! 

You were born. 

And equally thrilling! 

You’re going to die.  

Our Mortality is certain. 

 

Death for Fun will explore ways in which one can enter a playful conversation ...



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

Posted by SianStorey on Aug. 5, 2020, 4:35 a.m.



With Sian Storey

Aug. 27, 2020, 5.00 p.m. - 7.00 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: Spoonie Death Cafe: For People with Chronic Pain/Illness

Posted by HHA Death Cafe on Aug. 4, 2020, 10:15 p.m.



With Home Hospice Association & The @GoodDeathDoula

Aug. 22, 2020, 2.30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. (EST)

Accepts donations