If you were unable to communicate for yourself,
would your loved ones know your health care wishes?

Of all the conversations you choose to have with friends and family, this is a tough one. But it’s an important one.

Active retirement group of three old male friends talking and laughing on bench in public parkTalking to your friends and family now means they will experience less stress if they need to make health care decisions on your behalf.

It’s equally important to inform your doctors and health care team so your choices are known and can be honored.

Think of it as a gift to the ones you love. Think of it as a gift to yourself.

Screen Shot 2016-03-17 at 10.02.26 AMHonoring Choices® Idaho can help connect you with advance planning facilitator. Contact us for more information.

Honoring Choices® Idaho Idaho recognizes the many local and national efforts to support advance planning conversations.

Screen Shot 2016-03-17 at 10.02.26 AMThe Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care. The Conversation Starter Kit helps people gather their thoughts and initiate those conversations.

Two elderly women drinking coffee during conversation at home

Screen Shot 2016-03-17 at 10.02.26 AMDeath Over Dinner helps facilitate the most important and costly conversation America isn’t having—at the dinner table.

Screen Shot 2016-03-17 at 10.02.26 AMAt a Death Café people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. The aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives.

Invite family to start conversation. Then, take the next step and make a plan.

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