New to The Conversation Project? Here’s a list of tools to help you get started! From media coverage to Conversation Starter Kits, we’ve compiled these resources to give you an overview of our initiative, and to provide you and your loved ones with the tools to engage in meaningful discussion about your wishes for end-of-life care. For additional free tools and resources to use, check out our Get Involved page.
New Guide: Being Prepared in the Time of COVID-19
Click here to download a brand new guide specific to COVID-19. With the generous support from the Cambia Health Foundation, The Conversation Project and Ariadne Labs teamed up to create this new tool to help people take action and be prepared. We can’t control how this pandemic plays out. But we can control who speaks for us if we’re unable to speak for ourselves, and we can take the time to make sure they know what matters most to us. Have this conversation today.
What do the numbers tell us?
In a national survey conducted by The Conversation Project, we discovered some interesting facts that reinforce the importance of encouraging everyone, everywhere to have the conversation.
What is The Conversation Project?
Watch this video that captures the essence of TCP and how the conversation can start right at home.
1. Pick your person
Watch our humorous take on the importance of choosing a proxy who would act with your wishes in mind
Download our Health Care Proxy kit: a guide to choosing, and being, a health care proxy.
2. Have a conversation with your loved ones
Wondering how to start? Watch this video for a few conversation starters.
Download our Conversation Starter Kit: a guide to help you have the conversation with a loved one about your – or their – wishes regarding end-of-life care.
3. Write a letter to your loved ones stating your wishes.
For inspiration, check out these examples:
- Karen Boudreau – A letter from Karen to her family about her end-of-life wishes