Death Cafes provide the opportunity for people to come together, have a little coffee or tea, some cake or cookies, and talk about what’s on their hearts or minds about mortality issues. However, during these days of social distancing orders due to COVID-19, it is difficult to hold a traditional in-person Death Cafe. Like so many other previously in-person events, Death Cafe meetings have gone virtual. Hosts are using online video chat apps like Zoom, FaceTime, Skype, and other platforms. It … [Read more...] about How to Hold a Death Cafe While Social Distancing
The Death Café is a new trend that estate planning attorneys can employ to help clients to consider their mortality and address the implications of everyone’s finite life spans. The objective of Death Café is “To increase awareness of death with a view toward helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.” People come together in a relaxed, confidential and safe setting to discuss death, drink tea (or a favorite beverage) and eat delicious cake and cookies. The Death Café concept … [Read more...] about Death Café Comes to the U.S.A.