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Ready to try “Learn Before You Decide”? View the demo and perhaps complete your unique, personalized Living Will. Click Here

EASY and EFFECTIVE? You decide!
These optional surveys inform and motivate.
Try our online tool to decide if you want to complete a Living Will.

  1. Would you encourage someone to complete a Living Will? This is the link: Click for Survey (This is the link to the survey, which will take about 10-minutes.)
  2. The “Dementia Fear”: What do you already KNOW about it? How would you PLAN for it? Click for Survey (Much greater depth: about 60 minutes.)
  3. Attitudes of Professionals Regarding the “Dementia Fears.” A survey for clinicians, attorneys, and pastoral counselors that asks about their willingness to honor patients’ wishes: Click for Survey (About 90 minutes.)
  4. Click here for an essay that explains this in greater detail.
  5. Why Natural Dying.

Other videos that may interest you are:

  1. “A Living Will for Dementia: It’s easy and effective”
    (11 minutes): youtu.be/NnKkj1rk8dU
  2. “Plan Now, Die Later—Ironclad Strategy” (7.5 minutes): youtu.be/ynnWHZwY1r4 (includes other components)
  3. “How to sort illustrated cards” (17.5 minutes): youtu.be/j_hS51AcYmk (if you want further detailed instructions)
  4. “Making Hard End of Life Decisions for Your Loved One” (11.5 minutes): youtu.be/twg4TAnF4XE (if your loved one now suffers from Advanced Dementia but never completed a clear, specific Living Will)
  5. A presentation to professionals that includes poignant glimpses of what it is like for patients who live with advanced dementia and their loved ones. (These excerpts begin at minute 11): youtu.be/u0HQlY0V7bI
 
Caring Advocates for Do Not Resuscitate orders and medallions, end-of-life needs, living wills, and more tools for peaceful transitions.Our staff can help when you…
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Caring Advocates for Do Not Resuscitate orders and medallions, end-of-life needs, living wills, and more tools for peaceful transitions.Our staff is drawn from…
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