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Air Date: Thu, Nov 21, 2019 9:00 PM
Rev. Mitsuo “Mits” Aoki, a pioneer of Hawai‘i’s hospice movement and founder of the University of Hawaii School of Religion, passed away in August 2010. This film from 2003 highlights his own transformative near-death experience; his therapeutic work with terminally-ill cancer patients; the death of his wife Evelyn; and thoughts about his own mortality.
Air Date: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 9:00 PM
Michael Palin portrays pensioner Tom Parfitt, who stages a fall in his eerie Yorkshire home in order to escape into residential care, leading to a chilling and macabre mystery.   Part 3 of 3 Find out what happened to Isha and Dorothea and why the police are questioning Tom.
Air Date: Sun, Jul 23, 2017 9:00 PM
Michael Palin portrays pensioner Tom Parfitt, who stages a fall in his eerie Yorkshire home in order to escape into residential care, leading to a chilling and macabre mystery.
Air Date: Sun, Jul 16, 2017 9:00 PM
Michael Palin portrays pensioner Tom Parfitt, who stages a fall in his eerie Yorkshire home in order to escape into residential care, leading to a chilling and macabre mystery.   Part 1 of 3 Learn what happens after Tom (Michael Palin) enters assisted living and a social worker falls to her death.
Air Date: Sun, Mar 26, 2017 10:00 PM
Visit Strathcarron, a Scottish hospice center where patients face pain, uncertainty and the possibility of life’s end with song and humor. Hear tunes belted out by patients and caregivers alike between reflections on life, love and mortality.
Air Date: Mon, Nov 23, 2015 10:30 PM
Meet an unforgettable mother-daughter duo facing tough choices as they age. Mimi is 92 years old and still caring for her mentally disabled 64-year-old daughter Dona. Now Mimi’s family has decided that she can no longer care for Dona, and Dona must leave home to live in a state-run institution.
Air Date: Fri, May 8, 2015 10:00 PM
Americans are living longer than ever before, and soon older adults will outnumber the young. Today, family caregivers are providing 90 percent of parent care, in addition to balancing work and family, a job most cannot afford to do.
Air Date: Thu, Nov 20, 2014 8:00 PM
What options do we have to ensure our lives end in a dignified manner? How can we guarantee our comfort when faced with assisted living or hospice care? What rights do we have as we face the end of our lives? What choices are available to those who are terminally ill? On the next […]