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Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning is a way of planning ahead for your future healthcare choices in case you become unable to do so. Think about what you would want for yourself if you were not able to communicate.


Learning that a loved one has dementia can be overwhelming. Find out more about the condition and what to expect over time.


Delirium is a sudden change in a person's mental state. It is seen as a medical emergency. Delirium can lead to permanent problems or death if it is not treated. Learn more about the signs to look for and what to do if you suspect that your loved one has delirium.

Resources for Aging Veterans

Learn more about care options and resources for Veterans over a long period of time. The VA can help them face aging, disability, and illness. And value their preferences, independence, and well-being along the way.

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