Talking with the people in our life about what is most important — in our life, and in our health care — can bring us closer together. It also helps us create the foundation of a care plan that’s right for us. But what if someone you care about doesn’t want to have these conversations or is having a hard time getting started? Here are a few ideas.
While “What Matters to You?” is important to practice every day, June 9 is marked as the annual celebration. Organizations all over the world, like TCP, have cultivated the power of “What matters to you?” Click here to find some resources that might help your organization celebrate “What Matters to You?” Day on June 9 and help spread the importance of asking and listening to ‘What Matters’, always.
“The Conversation Project emphasizes having a conversation on values — what matters to you, not what‘s the matter with you.”
– Ellen Goodman, Co-Founder & Director
Maureen Jennings gathered family together on her father’s 85th birthday to talk about the health care he wants.
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