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Home Funerals Guide

with Jerrigrace Lyons, Pioneer & Visionary in Caring for our Dying

The movement towards more compassionate, community centered and affordable choices in funerals and end of life care is growing fast.

Join us for this 4 day intensive training which will prepare you to work with families and communities to guide them in creating meaningful and unique end of life celebrations and ceremonies and provide education and assistance with preparations including paperwork, resources, legalities.

Become a Facilitator & Educator in the home funeral movement.

*For those who have not completed Level I & 2 of Home Funerals training as part of ITM’s CEOLC, you may still be eligible to enrol in this training. Please inquire as to details.

Curriculum (Final Level 3)

Home Funeral Demonstrations & Practice
Grief & Family Dynamics
Overview of Ceremonial Styles & Rituals
Guiding & Educating in personalized celebrations & ceremonies whether in one’s own home, funeral home, place of choice.
Death Meditation
Death Masks: How & Why
Dealing with Autopsy
Current Political Issues, Laws, Regulations
When NOT to offer a home funeral
Green Burials, Shroud Wrapping
Still Birth & Fetal Home Funerals
Becoming a Celebrant
Resources for presenting to communities
Exploration & Guidance for starting a business or home funeral support group
Review of Home Funeral Kits