Winter 2022 - Community Spotlight
Winter 2021 - Community Spotlight
Presenting the First-in-Colorado Laying Out Ceremony
On Sunday, March 20, 2022, Colorado history will be made…The First-in-Colorado Laying Out Ceremony…and you can be there to witness and take part in this monumental moment in history!
Presenting the First-in-Colorado Laying Out Ceremony, one family's donation of Body Composting (Natural Reduction) soil to the earth at Colorado Burial Preserve. Hosted by The Natural Funeral and the Colorado End-of-Life Collaborative, this event is FREE and open to the public. We will celebrate the spring equinox and this milestone moment in the expansion of environmentally friendly death care in Colorado.
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Sunday, March 20th
7997 State Highway 67
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Community Spotlight - Dancing Spirit Equine Facilitated Learning & Coaching
Dancing Spirit Equine Facilitated Learning & Coaching is a gem of a service in our community! Jackie Hibbard, MDiv, the Owner and Coach of Dancing Spirit Equine Facilitated Learning & Coaching, partners with horses to offer individual and group coaching sessions, workshops and retreats. Recently, Cindy Kaufman, our President and Co-Founder, had the opportunity to experience a “Healing with Horses” Grief Support Workshop at Dancing Spirit, and she spoke with Jackie to get the story behind Dancing Spirit.
Community Spotlight Colorado Natural Organic Reduction of Human Remains
On Monday, May 10, Colorado became the second municipality in the world to legalize human composting. Governor Jared Polis signed SB21-006 Human Remains Natural Reduction Soil into law and legal as of August 8, 2021.
Community Spotlight Colorado End-of-Life Options Act
We’ve done the research for you! So, for everything you want to know about the Colorado End of Life Options Act, this Community Spotlight is FYI with FAQs and links to more resources and information. If you have more questions or would like to find an end-of-life doula who can offer care and support for those seeking medical aid in dying, search the Collaborative’s End-of-Life Doula Directory.
Community Spotlight - Rocky Mountain Life-Cycle Celebrants
Offering personalized ceremonies for every occasion, these local folks co-create with you unique ceremonies to honor your milestone moments. Weddings, funerals, baby naming/welcoming, blessings, you name it! From birth to earth and everything in between, these celebrants can craft a ceremony that reflects your story and matches your personality.