Practical Tools

The following materials are practical tools and tips for family members and caretakers:

Powers of Attorney
What are the differences amongst the various Powers of Attorney?

Healthcare Power of Attorney
How can I prepare for when I am unable to make medical decisions for myself?

Advance Directives
What are Advance Directives and how are they related to Living Wills or Power of Attorney for Healthcare?

Dealing with Death
This collection of essays deals with different aspects of dying, from cultural death phobias and the stages of grief to causes of stress and tips for healthcare providers.