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The Woman Who Taught Me to Talk About the Hard Things by Ashlyn Carmichael

In Ashlyn Carmichael’s piece, she remembers her late grandmother who taught her that a simple set of words can lead to a significant impact. Her story is a reminder that, yes, talking about end-of-life can be uncomfortable or even scary, but talking about it can also provide closure for the people we care about most.

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Orientation to TCP Resources!

Geared towards those new to The Conversation Project and/or our resources, and who are looking to spread this work across their community. This 30-minute recording helps you navigate our website so you can get oriented to and take advantage of all the free resources we have for you to use/adapt to jump start conversations in your community. We also share ways to engage with and make the most of our community.

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Maureen Jennings gathered family together on her father’s 85th birthday to talk about the health care he wants.

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