End-of-life discussions at St. Therese in Shavertown

SHAVERTOWN – The Social Justice Committee of St. Therese’s Church will present “It’s A Family Matter: Living With Advanced Illness, Dying Well and the Importance of Talking about It with Family” at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 14.

The guest speaker will be Daniel Davis, PhD, director of bioethics at Geisinger Health System. This is a must attend event for anyone living with chronic illness, their family members or anyone (young or old) interested in advanced directives.

This one-­‐hour program focuses on the importance of family conversations in the context of advanced chronic illness; difficult, but necessary conversations about living and dying well.

The program will be held in Fr. Sammons Hall located in the church basement. It is free and open to the public.

For more information contact the rectory at 570-696-1144.