Blue Roses- Living and dying in Ottawa inner-city rooming houses, a film by Ed Kucerak & Danielle Rolfe in Collaboration with Ottawa Inner City Health.
Blue Roses in an inspiring documentary about frontline workers who provide care to Ottawa's inner city rooming house residents experiencing poverty, addiction and mental illness, and in the process, challenge our conventional understanding of palliative (End of life) care.
A panel discussion will follow and focus on how spiritual support and practices may play a role in preventing and addressing burnout among workers in the caring professions.
Where: First United Church, 347 Richmond Rd., Ottawa
Admission: Free will offering
Donations will go towards retreats for frontline workers.