|6:30 – 8:00 PM||Advance Care Planning Essentials||Marian Manor|
|1:00- 2:30 pm||ACP Across the Continuum||Peninsula Agency on Aging |
|1:00- 2:30 pm||ACP Across the Continuum||PAA Resource Center |
|10 AM - Noon||Truth or Consequences|
|Newport News Marriott|
|9 AM – Noon||Being Mortal||New Zion BC|
|10:30 – 12:30||Being Mortal||Central Library Chesapeake||REGISTER|
|10 AM –Noon||Being Mortal||Hampton Main Library |
Meeting Room A
|10:30 – 12:30||Being Mortal||Pretlow Library |
|10:30 – 12:30||Being Mortal||York/Tabb Library |
Tabb Meeting Room
|10 AM – Noon||Being Mortal||Dockside Health & Rehab |
Locust Hill VA
|10:30 – 12:30||Being Mortal||Gloucester Co. Library |
Truth or Consequences: Advance Care Planning Essentials. April is Advance Care Planning Month in Virginia and this is our second annual community conference. The As You Wish Advance Care Planning Partnership invites you to join health care professionals and patient advocates in a healthy conversation, including a short documentary screening, on advance care planning do’s and don’ts.
Opening remarks via video by Senator Mark R, Warner. Keynote address by Karen Jones, broadcast journalist and author of fiction and non-fiction books including Death for Beginners, a practical guide for planning a graceful exit.
Advance Care Planning Across the Continuum is a program specific to health care organizations receiving notification of this program by email.
**Being Mortal program – Based on the best-selling book by Atul Gawande, MD, the program includes a screening of the PBS FRONTLINE film Being Mortal followed by informative discussion on what matters most to individuals and families and how to be prepared ahead of a medical crisis.
Community Programs: As You Wish presents programs to a variety of community and professional groups. To schedule a presentation for your church, civic or health support group, a business or professional association, or health and human service provider organization or medical group, please use the Contact Us tab to request a program.