Module summary


I thought we had years ahead of us after we retired to get our affairs in order and mend some of those broken fences. Now we only have a few months to say and do what needs to be said and done.

The following resources will provide additional helpful information on the following topics:

Advance Care Planning

*This website is a useful resource for advance care planning, and it also offers information for different parts of Canada.

Resources specific to your province or territory

My Wishes, My Care: Thinking it Through

Resources for 2SLGBTQ+ community

Planning for My Care 

Resources for the Indigenous community

Coming Full Circle – Planning for Your Care

Power of Attorney

Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) Module: Grief and medical assistance in dying

Understanding MAiD for individuals and families

Medical Assistance in Dying (Gov. of Canada) A clear and concise statement of the key issues related to MAiD

Bridge C-14

Estate Planning Checklist

Talking to Children; For Parents Modules – Talking about dying and death


Talking with Children and Youth about Serious Illness

Talking with Children and Youth about Death

When to Tell the Children: Preparing Children for the Death of Someone Close to Them