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1:00pm Next of Kin Workshop
October 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm PDT
Facilitator: Laura Ellis
Sunday, October 6
Time: 1:00 – 3:30 pm
Location: Cultural Hall
Free, Dana accepted
All are welcome
The NOK Committee will be hosting a workshop.
This is an informal get-together where you can bring your end of life paperwork, ask questions, and receive support from the group. Some examples of end of life paperwork include: healthcare directives, durable power of attorney, wills, and Buddhist end of life wishes documents. We will have sample documents available and can suggest online resources, however no legal advice will be provided at this event.
End of life paperwork can be a work-in-progress. Sometimes a little help from friends is all that is needed to take that next step.
The Next of Kin Guide can be found here: https://sakya.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/NextOfKin_Guide2018_FINAL.pdf
Laura Ellis has been a student of H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Dorje Chang and H.E. Dagmo Kusho Sakya since 2002. She currently chairs the Monastery’s Next of Kin Committee, a group which supports Buddhist practitioners in planning for and fulfilling their Buddhist end-of-life wishes.