Tender Funerals on ABC iView

Tender Funerals began in Port Kembla and is a not-for-profit funeral option for community members. For anyone interested in alternatives to corporate death care as an option, this program by the ABC’s Australian Story is a must-watch. Available in Australia at:...

Your home office basics – pop-up included

      A home office of one’s own is an important aspect of our environment If it is at all possible to have a dedicated office space at home, try to set it up (or move it) into a room with a door that closes. A physical barrier, particularly one...
Mallon Model workshop training dates for Australia

Mallon Model workshop training dates for Australia

Learn the Mallon Model from creator Dr Annetta Mallon in 2022 Due to the overwhelming response to the Mallon Model, a compassionate community model designed for those who want to die at home and their care networks, a full-day in-person workshop is now available. This...

I’m on the 6 Months or Less podcast!

I had a wonderful, thought-provoking and fun interview with the fascinating and honest host of the 6 Months or Less podcast from Wisconsin USA. The 6 Months or Less podcast is a kind and curiosity-driven series, hosted by Alexandra Salmon. I am episode 21 – we...

When unexpected deaths and suicide deaths happen

Unexpected deaths, including suicide deaths, are difficult and challenging to deal with. Here are some things we can expect to happen emotionally and response-wise. I have also included a few observations about how to be kind and appropriate to those affected by a...

Living with unhoped-for outcomes and keeping going

As some Gentle Readers are aware, Hubs and Self rescued a Little Penguin last week, genuinely hoping that this action would make a positive difference. The Little Penguin Eudyptula minor (commonly referred to as “Fairy Penguins”) – the smallest...

Follow GDEP on social media

Want more GDEP than just the blog?! You can follow GDEP on social media. Huzzah! I am on a variety of socials where you can find some fun, informative content about networking, end of life best practice, and the latest international changes to legislation around...