Plan Your Lifespan

Plan Your Lifespan

From the Tech-enhanced Life Resource Database:

Tools for improving the quality of life as we grow older — shared by the Tech-enhanced Life community.

 

Summary

Northwestern University offers a website for people who want to anticipate health related choices in later life, to familiarize themselves with alternatives, and create a plan of action for possible eventualities.

From the website: "No one knows what their future health holds, but everyone wants to have their voice heard throughout their lifespan. This website will help you plan for health events such as hospitalizations, falls, and memory loss that may happen as people get older. This planning differs from end of life care and wills."

 

 

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The theme of this collection of resources is "tools we can use to help improve our quality of life as we grow older".

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Listing type: 
Learning resource
Filed as: 
Websites or Apps
Key words: 
health directives, health planning, health education