Life Care Planning

Life-Care Planning is an important for all of us no matter your age or health status. Colorado individuals of all ages can make their choices known about who will manage their medical affairs in the event of an emergency.  Click on the download links below to access Colorado Advance Directive documents as well as the: “Your Right To Make Healthcare Decisions” packet, all available in both English and Spanish (Sp).

For more information visit the Colorado Advance Directives Consortium here:

For your benefit, we’ve included direct links to a number of advance directive forms below:


Once your advance directives are complete, it is recommend that you:

  1. Provide a copy to whomever you chose to make decisions on your behalf.
  2. Provide a copy to those important to you; loved ones, friends, and physician.
  3. Place the documents somewhere easily accessible if needed in an emergency. Consider keeping a copy in your car, in an email or saved as a picture on your phone.

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