Speaker: Rev. Kenn Balzer
About Our Speaker:
Rev. Kenn Balzer is an ordained minister and also has a teaching certificate and is busy ministering in his local church as a guest speaker, worship leader, small group leader and counsellor.
He has spent the last 16 years as a chaplain with Carewest in both the hospice and Long Term Care settings. Previously, he spent 16 years in pastoral ministry and is the past president of the Alberta Pastoral Care Association, Calgary chapter and the Christian Pastoral Caregivers Association, centered in Calgary.
Kenn has taken specific training at the Center for Loss & Life Transition, in Ft. Collins Colorado, in the area of pastoral care at end-of-life and has attended numerous seminars dealing with the subject. Kenn also facilitates the Companioning at End-of-Life seminar offered through CPCA and the Centre for Pastoral Care Education at Rocky Mountain College.