Advance Care Planning
What type of health care would you want if you became too sick to tell the doctor yourself? Plan ahead to make sure you get the medical care you want.
What is an advance directive? How do I set one up? Learn how to decide what health care you would want to receive if you were unable to speak for yourself.
Get organized before a medical emergency! Use this list to get your legal and financial papers in order. Learn about advance directives, wills, and trusts and review the FAQs to help you get organized.
Check out these federal resources on organ donation, and learn more about older adults who chose to leave behind the gift of life.
Find out when and how to start making legal and financial plans for someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. Advance directive, will, and other terms are defined.