Welcome

We are a non-profit RESOURCE CENTER 501(c) (3) providing education on conscious, holistic, and green approaches to end of life, including family-directed home-based after-death care also known as “home funerals.”

We fulfill our educational mission through:

1. Natural Transitions MAGAZINE (biannual, international magazine). Free E-version when you fill out our Contact Form. Or buy a print subscription.

2. Natural Transitions FILM FESTIVAL and more! An event with performance, films, workshops in Boulder, CO, which we are considering next running in 2015.

3. Deathcare WORKSHOPS/SUPPORT for communities, families, and individuals (Boulder, Colorado-based.) Individual consultations and group workshops. NEXT COLORADO WORKSHOP is in Carbondale, Co Sat. Sep. 27 (with special film screening Fri. Sep 26). Boulder workshop in November tba.

 

The latest issue of our magazine is Vol. 3 ISSUE#3 with the theme of  MOVERS AND SHAKERS includes:

NTM V3#3 Movers cover medQUIETUS: The Vessel, Death, and The Human Body: Julian Stair’s Pottery. NTM spotlights Stair’s extraordinary, graceful, and provocative art.

Why I Go to The Death Cafe by Holly Pruett founder of Portland’s phenomenally successful Death Cafe.

Holding Silvan: A Brief Life by Monica Wesolowska who gently leads us on her journey of embracing her new-born son and then releasing him.

Sallekhana by Whitny Braun. An encounter with the Jain practice of fasting to death at the end of a “complete” life.