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It’s About How You L.I.V.E.! – San Rafael

August 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$40

Join us for this unique Advance Health Care Directive Workshop

Build the skill of asking yourself, “What matters most?” and give your loved ones the gift of a specific plan that honors your wishes.

Thursdays, Aug. 10 & 24, 2017
1:00pm – 3:00pm
JFCS San Rafael

(This workshop is also offered in Santa Rosa. See details here.)

This two-part workshop is facilitated by Redwing Keyssar, RN, BA, Author and Gwen Harris, MA, FT of Seniors At Home’s Palliative Care Team.

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LEARN about being an advocate for yourself and others; learn your advanced directive options

IMPLEMENT a meaningful personalized plan

VOICE the plan to those who need to understand your feelings and wishes

ENGAGE others, knowing that the greatest gift we give our loved ones is to have our wishes discussed and assured

SESSION 1:

  • Basic overview of Healthcare advocacy and healthcare decisions as we age
  • Palliative Care—what is it? Where do we get it?
  • Overview of Advance Directives for Health Care including different types of documents
  • Understand the difference between an Advance Directive for Healthcare, a Living Will, a Durable Power of Attorney, a POLST form, and a DNR order
  • Questions and answers regarding issues about end of life care
  • Importance of Self-care

SESSION 2:

  • Guidance and assistance in creating, completing or revising and finalizing an Advance Directive for Healthcare
  • Completed documents notarized for free

 

At the completion of the two day workshop you will leave with a notarized advanced directive.

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Please note this is a two-part workshop and both sessions should be attended. The $40 cost covers both sessions.

Details

Date:
August 10
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$40

Venue

Jewish Family and Children’s Services – Marin County
600 5th Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901 United States
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Phone:
415-449-3777

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Call us today to get started or fill in the form below. We can also answer any questions you have about aging or senior care.

844.222.3212