With current health and medical crises, if you were hospitalized and unable to speak for yourself, who would know your wishes and how you want to be treated? The pandemic is a great example of how quickly you could be hospitalized. No family allowed. Worse…if you have never spoken of your wishes to your loved ones, they are left trying to guess what you may want in terms of aggressive treatments. The workshop is for all ages starting at 18 because a car accident, chronic illness could have you facing a serious situation very quickly.
The attatched report entitled "The People of Southern Arizona, Past and Present", was written to develop the Cultural and Historic Resources Element of the Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan. This report summarizes available information that reflects the experience of ancient peoples of Southern Arizona, indigenous peoples, non-indigenous peoples of the historical period, and Pima County today.