LEGAL Resources

Elder Law & Justice Advocacy   

Elder Law & Advocacy

Bet Tzedek

Justice in Aging (formerly National Senior Citizens Law Center)

National Association to Stop Guardian Abuse

Advanced Care Planning

Using these tools, you can learn about and plan for end of life, on your terms. These links were provided by Liz Macera, RN, ANP-C, GNP-BC, PhD? as Resource Material for her 2015  San Diego performance of "I've Accepted Everyone's Death But My Own."  

Aging with Dignity  sells the Five Wishes document for $5.  

Coalition for Compassionate Care of California offers training and resources for advance care planning and supportive care.  They also administer the POLST form. POLST is "Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment."

Coda Alliance offers resources for End of Life issues.  

Free Durable Power of Attorney Forms are available from many sources, including the three offered below.  These forms may not meet your needs, however you are solely responsible for making that assessment.  

Consumer support / Legal

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