Advanced Care Planning
- What you don't know CAN hurt you -

Presenter: Professor Colleen Cartwright, SCU. - Date: Tuesday, September 6 2011.


More than 120 U3A members, including representatives from neighbouring U3As, attended a special seminar on Advance Care Planning organised by U3A Northern Rivers.
The featured speaker was Professor Colleen Cartwright, one of Australiaís leading experts in ageing, ethics and medical decisions at the end of life.
Professor Cartwright is the Foundation Professor of Aged Services at Southern Cross University and head of SCUís Aged Services Learning and Research Centre (ASLaRC).

To read a summary of her fasinating talk go to
Prof Colleen Cartwrights summary (3 pages - 55kb)

To download a copy of an Advanced Health Care Directive go to
Advance Health Care Directive.doc (20 pages - 178kb).
Advance Health Care Directive.doc (Short Version 10 pages - 95kb).

To download a copy of the NSW Enduring Power of Attorney
NSW Enduring Power of Attorney Form.pdf (4 pages - 135kb).

To download a copy of the Enduring Guardian (public) form
Enduring Guardian (public).doc (3 pages - 44kb).

To view photos of the seminar go to the Photo Gallery Advanced Care Planning

Check out the "Special Events" page for future events

U3A Northern Rivers (Lismore) Inc.