A Special Time
When the rubber meets the road - there is hope.
Call Rev. Dr. Jane Ramsey at  (510) 499-5204  or e-mail at jane.rms@gmail.com

A ministry in pastoral counseling, spiritual direction and rites of passage including baby blessings, weddings and memorials.


Through connection there is compassion. Through compassion there is hope.


 Below are links to services related to care of folks who are elderly,  caring for an elder or folks who are either dying or caring for a person who is dying.

Please provide feedback if you use any of these services by filling out the "contact us" form on this web site. If you have any suggestions for links that you have found helpful please let me know by the same method.


Elder Concerns

www.elderlink.org  a listing of Senior care facilities licensed by the sate of Califronia

www.paratransit.org  an organization providing transportation for elderly and disabled at low cost.

www.silverride.com a private company specializing in transportation for the elderly

www.cei.elders.org  an organization providing full services for low income elderly whith the goal of allowing people to stay in their homes.

 www.ashbyvillage.org an organization forming a community of mutual support to help those over 50 to stay in their homes.

www.caringbridge.org a website builder with the object of keeping family and friends up to date about the condition of a loved one.

www.easydoesitservices.org Easy Does It Emergency Services provides specialized assistance required by people with disabilities who are residents of the City of Berkeley. We are available 24 hours a day for emergency attendant care and wheelchair accessible transportation. Call 510-704-2111





www.aoa.gov Administration onf Aging

www.nadsa.org Natioanal Adult Services Association


Death, Dying and Grief

http://www.caringinfo.org/stateaddownload information on advance directives with forms for each state

http://www.compassionandchoices.org/ an organization dedicated aiding folks at the end of life.

www.calhospice.orgCalifrnia Hospice and Palliative Care Association. Links to find hospices in your area. State lobying for hospice.

www.nhpco.orgNational Hopsice and paliative Care Association. National lobying and research for hospice. 

www.legacywriter.com an on line will writer program

www.medcure.com – provides free cremation, will transport the body, body donated to science, cremated and cremains returned to family in 4-6 weeks.

www.biogift.org – same as above


www.willedbodyprogram@ucsf.edu body donation

www.compassionatefriends.org supporting a family after a child dies


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Spiritual Direction

Below is a link to Spiritual Direction International