Category Advance Planning

April 26, 2017

How to Have “The” Conversation

At some point in our lives, most of us will become unable to speak for ourselves. That’s when doctors will... Read More

April 14, 2016

Four Steps for Planning Ahead

Four Steps for Planning Ahead If you’re in a medical emergency and unable to speak for yourself, will your family... Read More

March 22, 2016

Risa Hanau Presents Advance Care Planning Workshop

March 22, 2016 (GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA)—Health care professionals are invited to attend an advance care planning workshop led by Risa... Read More

February 25, 2016

Don’t Wait to Talk about Hospice

It’s an all too common situation. A family is at the bedside of a loved one who is seriously ill... Read More

September 28, 2015

Being Mortal Offers Guidance for Families Facing Serious Illness

“As our time winds down, we all seek comfort in simple pleasures,” Atul Gawande writes in his bestseller, Being Mortal:... Read More

April 28, 2015

Making End-of-Life Wishes Known

Planning ahead for accidents or serious illnesses is important for all adults—young and old—in case they are ever unable to... Read More

October 8, 2014

Hiring In-Home Help

Most family caregivers reach a point when they realize they need help at home. Tell-tale signs include recognizing that your... Read More

June 11, 2014

Tips for Planning Ahead

It is important to make informed decisions about end-of-life care choices. If you haven’t done so already, call us to... Read More

October 16, 2013

Relocation: Having a Parent Move in with You

As adults age, they may need more help caring for their home and themselves. Have you prepared a plan in... Read More