Discussing end-of-life issues with your family and doctors can be extremely hard. Brinkley Walser's experienced attorneys can help with some of the details, including advanced directives, wills, trusts, guardianships, and estate planning. These issues are not limited to the elderly or those diagnosed with terminal illnesses. Accidents can render an individual unable to communicate his or her wishes regarding end-of-life care. Discussing the situation before the need arises and planning accordingly can make a tragic situation easier on your loved ones.
There are some great resources available out there. We will continue to update this page as we find more. Here is an informative video from CBS News.
Hospice and palliative care are options available to aide those with terminal illnesses. The National Hopsice and Palliative Care Organization has some informative videos on their YouTube channel, including this one explaining what hospice is: