Changing the Face of Dying was born of ten amazing years working in hospitals and emergency rooms across the country. In that time, a vision formed of changing our societal views on death as a taboo subject; starting and perpetuating conversations about end-of-life; education to change the way we perceive death and plan for it; retaining control of our lives to the very last breath.  We work with individuals, organizations and families in a multifaceted approach to define quality of life and plan for how to maintain that quality through to the last breath.

Most Recent Blog Posts

What Does It Mean When I Tell You I’m A Death Doula?

My name is Amanda Carr and I am a death doula.  Even my closest friends and colleagues don't necessarily understand what that means though - so let me try to explain a bit better from *my* perspective. A longtime ER nurse, I’ve transitioned into doing end-of-life work...

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Mmmmm Pink Sponges, My Favorite!

Imagine you're laying in bed feeling rotten, you're half asleep and you open your eyes to someone advancing at you from above with an over-sized Q-tip which tastes of synthetic mint or sweet fake lemon. Mmmmm you'd open right up huh? For many, those swabs we hand out...

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