Listings for End of Life Planning / End of Life Education

End of Life Planning

Having conversations with family, health care professionals, and close friends are important for planning your end-of-life care. Organizations like PCOA can help you begin those conversations and give you reliable information on filling out your advanced directives. In addition, these plans allow you to have the care and treatment you would want if you no longer can make the decisions on your own. The sub-categories here will assist you in this process. In the future, the Arizona Advance Directive Registry will be hosted and maintained by a healthcare organization called Health Current. As a result, a person’s end-of-life care plans will be accessible by healthcare professionals as part of their electronic health record.

End of Life Education

End of life care education provides information and resources to assist people who are thinking about, planning for, and documenting their end of life care plans (also known as advanced directives). End of life education clarifies medical and legal terms, answers frequently asked questions, and creates a respectful space for considering your end of life options for health care and creating a legacy. Presentations are available in 1 or 2-hour versions, can be provided in English or Spanish, and are customizable to meet the unique needs of your company, place of worship, or community group. Some organizations, like PCOA, can also develop a unique presentation to address specific end of life issues or concerns that are important to you.

See the glossary for descriptions of all categories


3Cs Consulting Services

6308 N. Vuelta Tajo
Tucson, AZ 85718

(240) 644-8224

http://www.3csconsultingservices.com

description
End of life doula and coach works primarily with clients regarding conscious aging and life transitions. The creation and facilitation of workshops for organizations to support their specific needs are offered, and the owner is a master facilitator and a certified coach. Individual sessions are offered on most aspects of death and dying and planning and facilitating living funeral ceremonies.

service area
Tucson

costs
Consulting costs vary and start at $150 per hour. Project prices are also quoted. Coaching is offered at $150 per hour, and package pricing is available.

Arizona Hospital & Healthcare Association

End of Life - Thoughtful Life Conversations (program)

2800 N. Central Ave.
Phoeniz, AZ 85004

(602) 445-4300

https://www.azhha.org/thoughtful_life_conversations

  • ALTCS
  • In-Home Services
  • Low Income

description
Thoughtful Life Conversations is an Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association program that promotes patient choice, values, and autonomy through advanced care planning and advanced provider competencies for honest conversations and care. Strengthens public policies and payment systems to serve those with advanced illness better.
Thoughtful Life Conversations also includes the Arizona Coalition to Transform Serious Illness Care to develop new care models that are value-driven and allow Arizonans to receive the care they want in the setting they chose.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
At this time, all services are free, as are grant-funded.

Coalition for African American Health and Wellness

Advance Care Planning

P.O. Box 85424
Tucson, AZ 85754

(800) 567 8899

http://caahw.org

description
CAAHW provides Advance Care Planning workshops and individualized assistance to complete advance directive documents. This is an important part of fulfilling our mission to promote healthy living (recognizing the impact of lifestyle, genetics, and environment), provide educational resources, and improve the overall quality of life for African Americans, ethnic minorities, and medically underserved people Tucson Community.

business hours
M - F 9:00 5:00

costs
Advance Care Planning services (educational workshops and individualized assistance) are provided to community members free of charge.

El Rio Health Care

End of Life

450 W. Paseo Redondo
Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 791-8779

Fax: (520) 740-7892

http://elrio.org

  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
El Rio Healthcare currently offers the El Rio community Advance Care Planning (ACP) for their end-of-life medical decision-making needs with an RN specializing in ACP. We use the AzHHA Advance Directive Short Forms: Arizona Medical Living Will and the Arizona Healthcare Power of Attorney with Optional Mental Health Authority.

business hours
M-F 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

costs
El Rio receives funding from many health insurers, patient co-pays from our sliding fee scale, government grants, AHCCCS, and private donations to El Rio Health Center Foundation. No one is denied services solely based on the inability to pay.

Interfaith Community Services

Advanced Care Planning

2820 W. Ina Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85741

(520) 297-6049 ext: 4223

Fax: (520) 797-3029

http://www.icstucson.org

  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
Honoring Our Lives programming prepares people of all life stages and cultures transitioning through life stages and their departure from this life.
Advance care planning is a way to help ensure that your values in life and wishes for care will be honored through your life if you are ever unable to speak for yourself. Interfaith Community Services (ICS) offers FREE workshops to help people begin, continue or revise their advance care planning.

business hours
M - F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

costs
No Cost

Life and Work Connections

The University of Arizona

715 N. Park (2nd Floor)
Tucson, AZ 85719

(520) 621-2493

https://lifework.arizona.edu/

description
Life and Work Connections provides free, confidential wellness assistance and addresses remote caregiving for all benefits-eligible staff and faculty employees of the University of Arizona. . Dependent care services are also available to students.

The office offers support for dependent care, mental wellness, physical health and nutrition, and financial literacy concerns. Services include individual consultations, group workshops, training sessions, and articles and videos on a wide spectrum of health and well-being topics.

The dependent care advisor at Life and Work Connections supports faculty, staff members, and students who provide care for adults and elders. The advisor helps caregivers develop individualized plans of care unique to their comprehensive challenges. The dependent care advisor researches and navigates pertinent resources, such as location- or diagnosis-specific aid, to guide caregivers to the support that meets their particular needs.

The dependent care advisor’s services include one-on-one meetings and workshop presentations on caregiving conversations to help employees and their loved ones ensure that their quality-of-life wishes are upheld and necessary financial, legal, and medical documentation is correct.

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
No cost for services to eligible staff, faculty, and students.

Pathways Education and Consultation in End of Life Care

Tucson, AZ 85745

(520) 400-0274

http://pathwayseol.com

description
Pathways Education and Consultation in End of Life Care provides workshops, presentations, videos, books, and other resources to navigate end-of-life care.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Pima Council on Aging (PCOA)

End of Life Initiative

8467 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85710

(520) 790-7262

https://pcoa.org/

  • Spanish Services

description
PCOA provides end of life workshops, presentations, training, information on hospice, one-on-one coaching assistance with advance directives. Services are available by phone, in community settings, and by appointment at either PCOA's facilities.

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

costs
No Cost.

Step up to Justice

320 N. Commerce Park Lp., Ste. 100
Tucson, AZ 85745

http://www.stepuptojustice.org/

  • Low Income
  • Spanish Services

description
Step Up to Justice is a pro bono law center. We provide free civil legal services for low-income residents of Pima County.

business hours
M - F 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

costs
All services provided by Step Up to Justice are free to residents of Pima County who are financially and asset eligible.

TMC for Seniors Advance Care Planning

description
Do you know what kind of medical care you would receive if you couldn’t speak for yourself because of a vehicle accident, stroke, or unexpected surgery? If it matters to you, join us to learn why advance-care planning is so important for you and all your family members. Make sure you are the one making these decisions by choosing a health care power of attorney and completing advance directives.
Please don't put it off any longer. At TMC, we want YOUR health care to always be in YOUR control. To help you make these important decisions, we provide:
- Lectures on advance care planning
-Please call to make an appointment with an ACP volunteer

service area
Tucson

business hours
M - F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

costs
The cost for advance care planning is free.

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