Introduction to Advance Care Planning

In this recorded webinar, Dying With Dignity Canada (DWDC) sat down with Susan Desjardins, Board Member, and one of the founding members of the DWDC Ottawa Chapter, for a one-hour webinar on Advance Care Planning. 

In this recording, you will learn how to: 

  • Consider your values, beliefs, and preferences for future health care 
  • Decide who you would like to speak on your behalf and what want your end of life to be like 
  • Document your values, beliefs, and preferences for future health care 
  • Review all documents regularly to make sure they still accurately reflect your wishes 

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  • Susan Desjardins, Board Member, Dying With Dignity Canada 


  • Kelsey Goforth, Senior Program Manager, Dying With Dignity Canada 
  • Nicole Curtis, Program Specialist, Dying With Dignity Canada 

Resources Mentioned

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