End of Life Doulas: Companions to the Dying
An end-of-life doula offers compassion and companionship to the dying and the people who love them. We talk with Debbie Geffen-Jones, bereavement program manager at Gilchrist, about what it takes to assume the doula role. And Kay Berney, who has volunteered in bereavement services for more than a decade, tells us what’s she’s learned as an end-of-life doula and how it differs from the stereotype some people might expect.
For more information about becoming a Gilchrist volunteer, visit this link. Original air date: 6/12/18