Another year, another AGM ……. everyone is invited to attend our next AGM coming up online on 27 February at 7:30pm where there will be a report on our activities and our accounts for the year ending 31 August 2023. Further information, documents and the link to join can be found here. Following the AGM
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We are delighted that Professor Ian Bradley is joining us for our next online network gathering coming up on 27 February. Ian will share the extraordinary traditions around the coffin roads in the Highlands and islands of Scotland – ancient tracks along which bodies were carried on their way to remote graveyards. Ian Bradley is
Good wishes to everyone for 2024. We have already begun to let people know about their options when someone takes their last breath. One of the members of our Daisy Chain, Dietmar Hartmann, gave a talk this week to the Newport on Tay Probus Club “which gave rise to much positive input” and discussions about
Join us for an online session where we will delve into our rights in Scotland; what we can expect at each step along the way; and what options we have in terms of working closely with funeral directors, without and everything in between. If you have a question, please come along and ask it! This
What a powerful day Saturday was at Finn’s Place ! We were so touched by the incredible energy, curiosity and how everyone fully showed up at our first Tending to Death gathering. 25 people in the room. And all participants generously gave so much. I was in awe of the open honesty, the pooling of
All the course details and booking information are here. Booking closes 5 January 2024. Contact email@example.com with any queries. We look forward to you joining us for a fascinating exploration of the Daisy Days. They could be the most important days of your life.
We are very excited to have two events coming up in Glasgow ༄ Finn’s Place – Sat 4th Nov, 2-4pm ༄ ༄ GalGael – Thurs 9th Nov, 7pm༄ Ever wondered how we tend to those who have died? Ever dreamt of how our communities can weave stories, memories and collective care around death? Come to
On September 16th 12-4pm we will be at The Pole Barn, Marcassie Farm, Rafford, Moray. We have teamed up with Naturally Useful to make an inspiring day of exploration into after death care possibilities locally in Moray. Join Karen and colleagues making a willow coffin and a woollen shroud. Pushing Up the Daisies will be
The Board of Trustees wish to extend huge thanks to Lin Carruthers who stood down as Secretary of the charity at the recent AGM. Lin has been a steady hand for the charity in recent years and played a crucial part in creating our online course After the Last Breath – not only writing the
We are delighted to be supporting Carers Week with 2 online events in partnership with NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Caledonia Funeral Aid and Social Security Scotland. See our network and events page for more information and registration details.