Have you thought about what will be most important to you if you become seriously ill or injured, or
near the end of life? Who will speak for you if you cannot, and have clearly communicated your
beliefs, values and desires for them?
Advance care planning helps you organize your future care needs to ensure that your instructions are correct.
respected and carried out. Kingston Frontenac Public Library is hosting a seminar with Compassionate
Kingston Communities to help people learn how to put this into practice.
“You never know when a sudden illness may strike or when a serious accident may occur,” said Anne Hall.
Librarian of Programming and Dissemination. “This Compassionate Communities Kingston Seminar
help you plan for your future needs so your wishes are respected and fulfilled if you are ever unable
Speak for yourself. “
Learn how to choose a surrogate decision-making now and communicate your future care needs
them, can help ensure that your wishes are followed. This can also help avoid family disputes or
agonizing dilemmas ahead.
This seminar will take place at 2 pm on Tuesday, November 9 through Zoom. Register online at https: //
calendar.kfpl.ca/event/5744503 or by phone at (613) 549-8888.
Registrants will receive the link by email immediately after registering and must download Zoom in