This video explains the law in Ontario that requires all health care providers to get informed consent or refusal of consent before providing a patient with any treatment or care. Mental capacity is specific for each type of decision and for each new decision. To learn more about advance care planning, consent and capacity, visit Speak Up Ontario's website by clicking here.

This video explains the role of a substitute decision maker in Ontario. To find more about being an SDM, visit Speak Up Ontario's website by clicking here.

This video explains who is a substitute decision maker (SDM) in Ontario. To learn more about confirming your SDM, visit Speak Up Ontario's website by clicking here.

This video starts the conversation about advance care planning (ACP), consent to treatment, and those who are involved in ACP. For more information, visit Speak Up Ontario's website by clicking here.

Ce manuel de planification préalable des soins PDF en anglais est destiné à un usage personnel pour les résidents de l'Ontario. 20 pages. Dernière révision en juin 2018. Des copies imprimées sont disponibles sur commande en contactant Aja Dykes à adykes@hpco.ca.

This english pdf Advance Care Planning workbook is intended for personal use for Ontario residents. 20 pages. Last reviewed June 2018. Print copies are available to order by contacting Aja Dykes at adykes@hpco.ca

On May 25, 2018 Roop Sandhu gave this presentation overviewing the South Frontenac SALT program, it's mission and role in assisting community dwelling seniors to age-in-place. 29 slides. Last reviewed May 2018.

Dementia Friendly Communities Ontario is working to to support people living with dementia in our communities.  To learn more visit http://alzheimer.ca/en/on/We-can-help/Dementia-Friendly-Communities-Ontario.  Help spread the word by sharing the pdf poster.

This study systematically reviewed the definitions, methodological approaches and determinant models associated with resilience among caregivers of people with dementia. 9 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.

This pdf presentation gives a comprehensive overview of caregiving and considerations for supporting their resilience and a palliative care approach to working with caregivers. 40 slides. Last reviewed May 2018.

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