Supporting Individuals with their Advance Care Planning, North Devon Hospice, Wednesday, 26. February 2020

This session will enable the attendee to understand the principles and practices for planning end of life care.  Attendees will learn strategies which will encourage and empower open discussion enabling the person to identify and document their wishes and preferences. We will explore the key documents including Advance Care Plans, Advance Decision to Refuse Treatment and Lasting Power of Attorney as well as Digital Assets and Digital Legacy.
Skills learned in this session support the person to develop their own advance care plan and are therefore relevant to all settings.
Entry requirements: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Learning Objectives:

To develop confidence to support individuals and families when discussing their wishes and preferences.
To understand the relevance of Advance Care Planning to best interests decisions
To understand the legal difference between an Advance Statement of Wishes and Advanced Decision to Refuse Treatment
To raise awareness of Digital Asset planning for the future i.e. social media, data stored on electronic devices
To be familiar with local Advance Care Plan documentation and associated documents

 Dates for 2020:
Wednesday 26th Fenruary 2020 - Registration from 12.45pm, course runs 1.00pm-4.30pm
Please note booking terms and conditions apply.
Please use the following link for directions to the Hospice:

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?Email: education@
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?No
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?Yes
What if I want to cancel? If you wish to cancel your booking you will need to give 5 working days notice, as per our booking terms and conditions. Failure to give 5 working days notice or non-attendance will incur a £25 fee per person to cover administration costs, unfortunately as we are a charity this fee is non-negotiable.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?You can transfer your ticket to another person or to another event, please see full terms and conditions on our website.

Supporting Individuals with their Advance Care Planning

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