PREPARE For Your Care Tools

We offer a range of tools to help people discuss their wishes for medical care with family, friends, and medical providers.


PREPARE “Summary of My Wishes” form

After doing any step in the program, PREPARE creates a “Summary of My Wishes” form.

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PREPARE Pamphlet

The PREPARE pamphlet has brief notes about the 5 steps from the website. It also has the PREPARE website address.

Get the PREPARE Pamphlet »

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PREPARE Advance Directives

PREPARE offers easy-to-read advance directives for all 50 states. The forms can be completed on the PREPARE website or downloaded.

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PREPARE Movie

For people doing PREPARE on their own, it is best to follow the PREPARE steps on the website.

But, the movie format is a great option for group events. See the Toolkit for Group Events below.

Go to the PREPARE Movie »


PREPARE Questions

The PREPARE site helps people answer questions about what is important to them.

For people doing PREPARE on their own, it is best to follow the PREPARE steps on the website.

People can also skip the PREPARE steps and videos and go to just the questions. The questions can also be found in the Toolkit for Group Events below.

Get the PREPARE Questions

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PREPARE Toolkit for Group Events

This easy-to-use Toolkit can help anyone put on a PREPARE group event.

You do not need to have experience in advanced care planning to run a group session. You just need access to the Internet and basic computer skills.

The Toolkits can be used in group medical visits, libraries, senior centers, places of worship and other community settings.

The Toolkit is easy-to-use and includes:

  • Newsletter templates to publicize your event
  • Examples of scripts of what you can say during the session
  • A step-by step guide for how to use the website during your session
  • The PREPARE pamphlet
  • The PREPARE questions
  • Pre-to-post survey questions to measure how well the session went

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Get the Toolkit

We are trying to collect information on group events to make the Toolkit and PREPARE better.

To download the Toolkit please enter in the following information:

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You can also request a copy of the toolkit by sending a message to info@prepareforyourcare.org.

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