Last Updated: March 26, 2021

The hardest part is often starting the talk. 

Here are some conversation starters:

Be Straight Forward

I need your help with something …

Knowledge Share

I was at a workshop today and I would like to share what I learned with you.


I was thinking about what happened to___________ and it made me realize …

Proactive Planning

Right now, I’m healthy, but I want to think ahead and be prepared if something unexpected should happen …and how we might want to handle that situation.

What Matters Most

I think it’s really important that people who matter to me know what’s important to me about my health care.

In The Moment

Right now, I’m living with_______ illness, and I expect ________. Is this what you understand too?


I want to make sure you understand and could honour my wishes.

Thinking Ahead

I want you to be prepared if you had to make decisions on my behalf.

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