If you want to spread the word about Advance Care Planning, you are in the right place

Education has a big role in raising awareness and understanding about Advance Care Planning conversations.


Use the resources below to help you get started.

Resources for Educators

Presentation Templates

ACP 101 Template  – a great presentation to meet the needs of the general public

ACP Education Template for Long Term Care – A 3-part presentation tailored for Long Term Care. You can get the full education package here

Conversation Starters & Communication Tips

SDM Conversation Starters

ACP Conversation Starters

Communication Tips

Role Play Character Profiles

Role Play Scenarios – Cross Sector


Want more background information?

Why not watch a full recording of Advance Care Planning 101 to get yourself comfortable.

For additional Ontario-specific resources visit www.speakupontario.ca

Ontario Toolkit

Repository of Best Practice Resources

Resources for your participants

(clients, patients & colleagues, etc)

Sharing resources with your clients, patients, colleagues is a helpful way to make this information stick. It also allows them to take some time on their own to learn more and continue the conversations on their own time.

Substitute Decision-Making Brochure

Speak Up Workbook 

Online interactive version here

Power of Attorney for Personal Care Brochure

Advance Care Planning Fact Sheet


Conversations Worksheet


Be sure you have our most popular resources on hand...

Once someone has identified their Substitute Decision Maker they can fill out a wallet card. It is a great way to keep this information with them at all times.