Do your local hospice, clergy, grief counselors and other end-of-life care providers understand the value of having a funeral? In conjunction with the upcoming NFDA International Convention & Expo in Austin, TX, NFDA is offering a special webinar, End of Life Care: From One Set of Caring Arms to Another, on October 21, 2013, 1-3 p.m. CT, for funeral professionals, hospice caregivers, clergy and grief/bereavement professionals.
This webcast is an extraordinary opportunity to see an all-star panel of experts share important insights into how hospice professionals, funeral directors, members of the clergy and grief counselors can come together to support those at the end of life. Learn how each vocation has a specific role in serving client families and how collaborative efforts can provide a continuum of care at the end-of-life.
You and your staff are, of course, invited to view the free webcast.
Let this panel tell your story! Invite hospice professionals, clergy, grief counselors and other caregivers in your community to watch the webcast. To help you spread the word in your community, you can download:
You can make a difference! Take advantage of this exceptional opportunity to educate end-of-life caregivers in your community about the importance of funerals.
If you have questions about how to use these materials in your community, please contact your NFDA member services representative at 800-228-6332.
UPDATE: This webcast will be recorded and will be available for viewing at a later date. Stay tuned to www.nfda.org/endoflifecare for details about when it will be available.
As another way of educating caregivers about the value of funerals and memorialization and the unique expertise that funeral directors provide, NFDA is inviting hospice professionals to attend the last day of the NFDA Convention as its guests. This educational opportunity comes as a result of a relationship NFDA has formed with the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization to help hospice professionals and funeral directors come together to work collaboratively on helping families at the end-of-life.
As NFDA's invited guests, on October 23, hospice providers will participate in convention events alongside fuenral professionals. Hospice caregivers will have complimentary access to:
We are working with our members in Texas to extend a personal invitation to hospice professionals.
For many years, NFDA representatives have been warmly welcomed at hospice conferences. We encourage you to extend that same warm welcome to hospice professionals who attend the NFDA Convention. Use this as an opportunity to listen and learn from them as they listen and learn from funeral service.
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