Training to Be a Doula

Photo of End of Life Doulas in training

After enrolling on the Foundation course my thoughts immediately began to turn to the training, as I wondered how on earth I would be trained to become an End of Life Doula. Little did I know this training was going to change the direction of my life. Throughout the course of my varied career I … Read more

Why I am training to be an End of Life Doula

A circle of helping hands from those who took part in the Hebden Bridge training, Part 2, September 2018

My first experience of a loved one dying came at 16 when my beloved grandfather died after a long illness.  I had grown up around my grandparents and was particularly close to my grandfather whom I adored. When I was 11 my parents moved house, taking myself and my two brothers across to the other … Read more