Guide to setting up a living will
Why do I need an advance decision?
It allows you to be in control of your care even if you can not express it, removes ambiguity or stress from your loved ones.
The areas a living will covers
Treatment you do or do not want in the event of specific medical conditions such as brain disorders or terminal illness. What is covered in a living will
What will it not cover
You can not choose specific treatments or anything illegal such as euthanasia or removal of essential care.
How to complete one
Download a template, discuss with loved ones then complete the template, sign it in front of witnesses and make it easy to find for loved ones and also ambulance crew.
Fill in a template created by 'compassion in dying', ensure you discuss with loved ones and get it signed.
Tools & Resources
Templates for Living wills (advance decisions)
Advance Decision Pack by Paul Satori
Compassionate in dying living will template
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