There are several booklets and resources within the links which will enable you to begin your conversation. We recommend the Five Wishes for Advance Directives in plain English.   Another resource, available only from an advisor, is Journey into Elderhood, a roadmap for successful aging.
 

From FPA:  Advanced Care Planning Checklist

 

For Schneider Downs clients only:

We will provide the Five Wishes Booklet or the Journey into Elderhood to you upon request.
Please contact your advisor for more information.
  
Tip of the Week
Did you know Medicare will pay for in-home medical care?  Recovery from surgery, illness or chronic disease are covered 100%  Ask your doctor for a referral
 
Starting the Conversation
For you, your family and concerned caregivers, how to start the conversation:
 
 
 
Support 
Five Wishes Resources
  Alzheimer's Support Group
Conversation Starter Kit
 
Insights on law and finances
  American Legion Veteran Services
Parent Care Solution The Parent Care Conversation  
 
 
 
Senior Living, Health and Wellness
 
In Home Aid and Assistence
Health & wellness
 
Geriatric Managers
Tech resources
  Seniors helping Seniors
Matches seniors
Low Vision Aids
 
Aging in Place Specialists
Links to additional resources
     
 
Second Career/Life's work
 
Governmental Agencies
Community coalitions working to help seniors find meaningful work
   
     
Second life careers
   

SDWMA and SD & Co.  have no financial relationship with any of the websites listed, nor do we guarantee the accuracy of the information provided by any third party.  Please consult your advisor for more information or if you have any questions regarding your specific situation.