Welcome to Advance Care Planning | KNKX
  • April 16
  • Western Washington University, Bellingham
  • April 16, 2018
  • Category: Classes/Workshops

Event Details

  • April 16, 2018
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Free


  • Western Washington University
  • 516 High Street Humanities Building 210
  • Bellingham, WA 98225

Event Description

Welcome to Advance Care Planning Recommended for individuals 18+ and families No registration is required Free & open to the public! Making your health care choices known in advance is a gift to those you love. Join us for this dynamic presentation on Advance Care Planning. Participants will learn: • Why Advance Care Planning is important for all adults and commonly used terminology • How to choose someone to be your Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care (your Health Care Agent) • How to talk to loved ones and doctors about preferences for end-of-life care • How to consider what questions they have about their choices • How to complete & file Advance Directive paperwork • Identify tools and resources to aid you in your decision making For more information, or to schedule a face-to-face appointment or a schedule workshop for your group: Contact us at 360-788-6594 | (TTY) 1.800.833.6388 info@whatcomalliance.org | Language Assistance Available This is a free service provided by staff and trained volunteers through the Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement. WAHA provides free, unbiased, and confidential help with health care options and resources.

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