Register now for 2016 End-of-Life Community Conference in Tucson

| By Jodi Horton

The Casa de la Luz Foundation will host an end-of-life community conference on Friday, November 11 with Frank Ostaseski, founder of the Zen Hospice Project, as the keynote speaker. The Zen Hospice Project is the first Buddhist hospice in America. Ostaseski also created the Metta Institute to provide innovative educational programs and professional trainings that […]

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Dr. Andrew Weil to Share Integrative Approaches to End-of-Life Care

| By Jodi Horton

Healthcare professionals and individuals interested in end-of-life care topics will explore integrative approaches to end-of-life care at a community conference hosted by Casa de la Luz Foundation, TMC Hospice, and Carondelet Hospice & Palliative Care on Friday, November 13 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Tucson Convention Center. “End-of-life issues affect all of […]

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National Healthcare Decisions Day 2014

| By Jodi Horton

Since National Healthcare Decisions Day is this Wednesday, we felt compelled to offer a little bit of education about advance directives and choosing a healthcare power of attorney for this week’s blog. When it comes to advance directives, you can choose from plenty of different forms—POLST, state advance directives, Five Wishes. Because we distribute the […]

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Casa de la Luz Foundation Connects with Tucson Clergy Community

| By Jodi Horton

By Rev. David Fife, Hospice Chaplain Leaders from faith communities around Tucson gathered at the Westward Look on September 19 for a complimentary breakfast hosted by Casa de la Luz Foundation and Interfaith Community Services. The goal was to bring greater awareness of the need for our churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, sanghas and other communities […]

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Casa de la Luz Foundation Annual End-of-Life Education Conference

| By Jodi Horton

Be inspired as Frank Williams, Ph.D., offers practical wisdom for individuals whose lives have been affected by loss and grief at the 13th annual Casa de la Luz Foundation end of life educational conference on Nov. 8 at St. Philips in the Hills Episcopal Church from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The theme for the […]

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Free Informational Event for Tucson Residents

| By Casa de la Luz

Individuals interested in learning more about the planning process of creating a will or trust, as well as about planned giving, will be able to attend a free informational workshop on March 6. Susan Villarreal, attorney at law and vice president of the Casa de la Luz Foundation board, will lead the discussion. Her presentation […]

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