BECOME a Speaker
Eligible to all members of SDCCC!
With educational events in various locations, we have many opportunities for SDCCC members to speak about a topic that is close to their heart and aligned with our vision and mission. For example,
Family conversations regarding End of Life Care Options
Advance care planning and advance directives
Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST)
The spiritual aspects of advance care planning
Once a member, you will be able to access Member’s Corner to fill out the Speaker Bureau form!
We have provided speakers for the following organizations:
Request a Speaker
Are you planning a community, church event or major conference? Is the focus to educate your audience on the importance of advance care planning, palliative care and utilizing resource tools?
We have a wide range of highly qualified speakers known for their professionalism and expertise. From spiritual and inspirational to more clinical based presentations by chaplains, physicians, healthcare leaders, nurses, licensed medical social workers and more… All are focused on moving the conversation forward to implementation.
You will be contacted by our speaker’s bureau committee within the next two business days. We look forward to connecting with you.
The Coalition for Compassionate Care of California: POLST (Physician Order for Life Sustaining Treatment) and helpful ACP resources. www.coalitionccc.org
Caring Connections: ACP and end-of-life resources from the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, with a data base of downloadable AHCD for all states. www.caringinfo.com
Get Palliative Care: Palliative care information and resources, to help you lie well with serious illness. www.GetPalliativeCare.org
The Conversation Project: An interactive website with helpful advance care planning support. www.theconversationproject.org
Prepare for Your Care: An online resource to help you think about your health care preferences. www.prepareforyourcare.org
Go Wish Game: A card game to discuss healthcare priorities, values and wishes. www.gowish.org
Death Over Dinner: A creative approach to engaging in important conversations. http://dealthoverdinner.org
Death Café: Local social gatherings to discuss end-of-life ideas, thoughts and wishes. www.deathcafe.com
Institute for Healthcare Advancement: Easy to read California Advance Directives in multiple languages. https://iha4health.org/our-services/advance-directive/
Aging with Dignity: The 5 Wishes Advanced Health Care Directive. www.agingwithdignity.org
California Advance Healthcare Directive: Basic Advance Health Care Directive from the California probate code. https://oag.ca.gov/sites/all/files/agweb/pdfs/consumers/ProbateCodeAdvancedHealthCareDirectiveForm-fillable.pdf
San Diego Bar Association: Online referral form, live chat and direction to supportive legal assistance. https://sdcba.org/indez.cfm?pg=MainLRIS