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Dignity and Peace

September 6, 2019, by Jenny Steele in Being Prepared

What is a ‘good death’? Is there such a thing? How can me and my family prepare for this?   When the time comes, there are few things that patients and their families want more than a peaceful death. At Dorothy House, a…

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Get Smart

September 6, 2019, by Jenny Steele in Being Prepared

Digital Legacy   What assets will you leave behind? Have you written down what you want done with your online accounts? Who will inherit your photos? Music? Documents?   A digital legacy is about more than your email inbox – it’s the…

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Be Prepared

September 6, 2019, by Jenny Steele in Being Prepared

Do you have a Will? Do you need one? Is it really a necessity?   66% of adults living in the UK don’t have a Will. Yet, even if you only leave behind a humble stamp collection, some family photos and an…

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Take Control

September 6, 2019, by Jenny Steele in Being Prepared

Advance Care Plan (ACP) Do you know what an Advance Care Plan is? Do you need one? Do you have one? What is an Advance Care Plan (ACP)? An Advance Care Plan or Advance Statement is a written statement that sets out…