Living Will and End of Life Resources

Living Will Packet

The National Institute on Aging

Provides education, information and resources for patients and families surrounding end of life issues, including:

  • Frequently Asked Questions About Hospice Care
  • Providing Comfort at the End of Life
  • Finding Care at the End of Life
  • Dementia at the End of Life
  • Understanding Healthcare Decisions
  • What Happens When Someone Dies
  • Things to do After Someone Dies
  • Getting Help for You Grief
  • Planning for End-of-Life Care Decisions
  • Free print publications and resources

National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health

Fact sheet with questions and answers about end-of-life care for people with cancer, including:

  • Life Expectancy
  • When to call for Professional Help if at Home
  • Emotional Comfort for the Patient
  • Signs/Symptoms that Death is Approaching
  • In the Event of Death and What Steps to Take After
  • Resources

Hospice Providers in Kentucky

Hospice of Southern Kentucky, Inc.


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