THE JOURNEY OF AGING RESOURCE GUIDE

ESSENTIAL PREPARATION

Below are resources listed by category. 

Click on the category to access the listings.

Something could happen to you today; therefore, plan for your future now. Eliminate uncertainties regarding end of life wishes and protect yourself with these crucial materials. Your loved ones will be grateful.
 

ADVANCE HEALTHCARE DIRECTIVES
Putting your preferences in writing. Visit the Legal category in the General section for assistance to learn about the important options you have to protect your wishes if and when you are unable.

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Have a plan in place BEFORE an emergency. Communicate your plans with family, friends, and neighbors.

Pack an emergency kit—first aid supplies, blankets or sleeping bag, battery-powered radio, flashlights, extra batteries, weather radio.

If you have a pet, plan ahead for pet needs, including a pet carrier and supplies of food and water.

Have prescription medications and any special medical supplies ready.

Place the following items in a plastic lidded container:
•    Three-day supply of water
•    Three-day supply of nonperishable food  
•    Three-day supply of high energy foods, such as granola bars, trail mix, peanut butter, jelly, and crackers

You can find more information on emergency plans and supply kits at ready.gov.

 

ESTATE PLANNING
See also the Legal category in the General section for additional information.

THE ESTATE PLANNING GROUP
(920) 558-9300
theestateplanninggroup.com

HOOPER LAW OFFICE, LLC
(920) 944-6653
hooperlawoffice.com

FUNERAL PREPLANNING
An important piece of the aging process but often overlooked or neglected. Visit with professionals to know your options so you can make decisions rather than having decisions made for you by others.  

ONELEGACY ADVISORS, CORP
(920) 250-7221
onelegacyadvisors.com