[VIRTUAL] Roadblocks to End of Life Planning

Have you ever thought to yourself, “Planning for my end of life isn’t my problem because I’ll be dead.” Or “I don’t own anything of value so I don’t need to plan.” But someone will have to close out your life. In this free information session we’ll be discussing four common reasons why people resist…

What happens if I die without a will?

Having a will isn’t just about the distribution of your stuff. It’s about enabling those you care about most to close out your life with as little fuss as possible. Whether it’s a major life change, a health concern, or ultimately how you’d like to leave this world, telling people your wishes and what you…

Let’s plan to have those important (but sometimes difficult) conversations

Not talking about important things is like trying to keep a secret – it takes energy! Speaking about it frees up that energy, leaving you room to find more joy in living your life. Whether it’s a major life change, a health concern, or ultimately how you’d like to leave this world, telling people your…

[VIRTUAL] Body, Organ, and Tissue Donation

Who can donate their organs? What is tissue donation? What does it take to donate your body to science? What happens to the left-over bits? How do organ/tissue donation and body donation impact each other? In this session we will explore these and other questions, along with your rights and responsibilities when it comes to…

[VIRTUAL] Dying Without a Will

Dying without a Will isn’t a good idea. If you don’t have a Will when you die, if it’s not up to date, or if it cannot be located, your assets get stuck in probate, a court-appointed administrator is assigned to deal with the estate, and the province uses a mathematical formula to decide who…

[VIRTUAL] Death Literacy YEG: Power of Attorney

2020 is the year you break away from the 80% of Canadians who have not completed an end of life plan. 2020 is the year you become part of the 20% who are good to go! Each meetup covers a topic related to end of life planning. Being prepared for the unexpected and the inevitable…