Five Wishes Booklet, a Great Resource!

 

Wednesday-Workshop-5-Wishes-for-2015This is a great resource for anyone 18 or older who needs to make a Living Will!

A Living Will:

Is a written statement detailing a person’s desires regarding their medical treatment in circumstances in which they are no longer able to express informed consent especially an advance directive.

Advance Directive:

A written statement of a person’s wishes regarding medical treatment, often including a living will, made to ensure those wishes are carried out should the person be unable to communicate them to a doctor.

Power of Attorney :

The authority to act for another person in specified or all legal or financial matters.

The Resource   

Five wishes

It is a booklet that walks you through establishing a living will and a power of attorney.

  • The booklet is recognized in 42 states.
  • Very easy to fill out with clear instructions on how and what you are filling out.
  • There are also Instructions on what to do after you complete filling out the living will.

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