The term advance directive describes two types of legal documents that enable you to plan for and communicate your end-of-life wishes in the event that you are unable to communicate, a living will and medical power of attorney. The National Hospice and Palliatiave Care Organization (NHPCO) offers this informaition on advance directives, choosing and being a healthcare agent and preparing your advance directives.

Advance Care Planning

Advance Directives

Financial Information

Information for family and friends of people at the end of life.

* Information from Caring Connections.