Resources

Resources to help begin thinking about health care decisions that are important for you, and to have a conversation with your loved ones.

Advance Directive Cover Sheet

This cover sheet provides some basic information on how to complete an advance directive.

Advance Directive Forms for North Carolina

English Form

Spanish- Forma español

Korean- 한국어 양식

Russian- русский Форма


Conversation ProjectConversation Starter Kit Link

The Starter Kit will help you get your thoughts together and then have the conversation with your loved ones about what you or they want for end-of-life care.


Go Wish

Go Wish is a card game that assists individuals in speaking about their end-of-life wishes. From GoWish.org: “The cards help you find words to talk about what is important if you were to be living a life that may be shortened by serious illness.”

You can play an online version of the game here.


PREPARELink

PREPARE is a program that can help you:

  • Make medical decisions for yourself and others
  • Talk with your doctors
  • Get the medical care that is right for you

For additional information regarding end-of-life choices, visit:

NIH Senior Health Preparing for the End of Life Link
NC Bar Association – A Gift to Your FamilyLink
Caring Connections – Planning AheadLink