Preparing the Way


Preparing the Way was established in 2015 in response to growing requests for education in End of Life Doula care and services and delivers the trainings across Australia in collaboration with the esteemed Australian Doula College (

The founder of Preparing the Way, Helen Callanan, works as an end of life doula although now her focus is largely on delivering workshops and intensive courses teaching people who want or need to doula someone in their lives…whether personal or professional.

~ Australia’s most comprehensive End of Life Doula Training ~

Preparing the Way and Helen featured on Chanel 10’s The Project on Monday August 15, 2016 – to see the piece and other media please click on Media Links page

You are welcome to read more about what an end of life doula does and what difference they can make, training course details and upcoming dates and end of life doula services. There is also a page about Helen as well.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you think we may be able to provide any assistance or you are keen to learn more about caring for one or many as they approach the end of their life.