Events

DWD Mid North Coast Meeting with Dr Jill Gordon

"How to talk to your doctor" Dr Jill Gordon will be the guest speaker at a special forum to coincide with 'Dying to Know Day'. Dr Gordon has taught generations of medical students, firstly at Newcastle University (1997-85), and later at the University of Sydney (1997-2006), and in between was the NSW State...

DWD Central Coast Meeting with Dr Jill Gordon and Ms Oana McBride

DWD Central Coast quarterly meeting When: Friday 16 August 2019 – 10 am to 12 noon Ms Bev Symons, Coordinator of Dying with Dignity NSW Central Coast Group, will provide an update on the latest news. Topic for discussion: ‘PALLIATIVE CARE & VOLUNTARY ASSISTED DYING: CLASH OR COLLABORATE?’ Guest speakers: Dr Jill...

DWD Mid North Coast Meeting with Jenny Briscoe-Hough

When: Tuesday 28 May 2019 at 10am. Where: Port Panthers, 1 Bay St, Port Macquarie. Guest Speaker: Jenny Briscoe-Hough, Director and General Manager of Tender Funerals After her mother died, Jenny had an epiphany about the business of funerals.  Although Jenny and her family wrote the eulogy for her mum,...

DWD Central Coast Meeting with MLC, the Hon. Trevor Khan

DWD Central Coast quarterly meeting When: Friday 17 May 2019 – 10 am to 12 noon Ms Bev Symons, Coordinator of Dying with Dignity NSW Central Coast Group, will provide an update on the latest news. Guest speaker: The Hon. Trevor Khan, MLC, Nationals Member of the NSW Upper House Topic for...

2019 Annual General Meeting

Notice of 2019 Annual General Meeting Saturday 27 April 2019 From 1pm – 3.30pm Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Level 1 280 Pitt Street, Sydney (Accessible access) Located on the eastern side of Pitt Street between Park and Bathurst Streets Please contact us if you would like if you would like...

Meet the Candidates Forum on the Central Coast

MEET THE CANDIDATES FORUM  Discussing Legalising Voluntary Assisted Dying in NSW FRIDAY, MARCH 1st, 10 am – 12 pm Meeting Room 3 (opposite Library), Erina Fair Meet your Local Candidates: Gosford: Liesl Tesch MP (ALP); Terrigal: Adam Crouch MP (Liberal), Jeff Sundstrom (ALP), Bob Doyle (Greens); The Entrance: David Mehan...

Mid North Coast Meeting – “Make Your Vote Count”

Our first 2019 meeting will be held on Tuesday, 26 February 2019 commencing at 10am at Port Panthers. Due to renovations at Panthers, our meeting will convene in The Basement which can also be accessed via the carpark.  The meeting will finish around 12.15pm.  Theme for this meeting is...

Central Coast Branch – February Meeting

Friday, 15 February, 2019 AT 10.00 AM Meeting Room 3, Opp. Gosford Library, The Hive, Erina Fair DYING with DIGNITY: The MEDICALISATION of DYING   Speaker: PROFESSOR KEN HILLMAN AO, Professor of Intensive Care, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney; Director, The Simpson Centre for Health Services Research, University of New South Wales. Author...

DWD Mid North Coast quarterly meeting looking at Advance Care Directives

DWD Mid North Coast quarterly meeting When: Tuesday 27 November 2018 - 10 am to 12 noon Ms Annie Quadroy, DWD Mid North Coast Convenor, will provide an update on the latest news. Special topic: Advance Care Directives We will have two speakers: Mr David Horseman, Manager - Health Relations, North Coast...