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You can decide now what types of care you want if you are unable to make those decisions later. Health Care Instructions tell your health care providers your wishes even if you become unable to speak for yourself because of dementia or other medical problems. Your health care instructions include your directions about living wills, health care representatives, conservators preference, and organ donation.

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Medicaid (also called Title 19) is a federal health insurance program. It pays medical bills for people and families with low income and few resources.

If you are on Medicare, you have medical expenses you pay yourself (called out-of-pocket expenses). These expenses may include monthly premiums, deductibles, coinsurance or co-pays. Read this article to find out about programs that may pay some of your out-of-pocket expenses.

An advance directive allows you to have a say your health care treatment when you are unable to do so.

A prepaid funeral contract is a legal agreement that says you will pay for funeral services now that will be needed in the future. You can pay with money, insurance, or an investment that you own.

PREPARE for Your Care can help you prepare for medical decision making. This tool will help you explore your wishes and learn how to discuss them with family, friends, and medical providers. PREPARE also offers legally-binding advance directives in English and Spanish.

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Nursing Homes, Living Wills, Advance Directives

You can decide now what types of care you want if you are unable to make those decisions later. Health Care Instructions tell your health care providers your wishes even if you become unable to speak for yourself because of dementia or other medical problems. Your health care instructions include your directions about living wills, health care representatives, conservators preference, and organ donation.

Get the latest information for Connecticut residents on the COVID-19 outbreak, including checks from the government, court access, DSS benefits, health insurance, drivers's licenses, housing, foreclosures, immigration, utilities, unemployment, and more.

Medicaid (also called Title 19) is a federal health insurance program. It pays medical bills for people and families with low income and few resources.

If you are on Medicare, you have medical expenses you pay yourself (called out-of-pocket expenses). These expenses may include monthly premiums, deductibles, coinsurance or co-pays. Read this article to find out about programs that may pay some of your out-of-pocket expenses.

An advance directive allows you to have a say your health care treatment when you are unable to do so.

A prepaid funeral contract is a legal agreement that says you will pay for funeral services now that will be needed in the future. You can pay with money, insurance, or an investment that you own.

PREPARE for Your Care can help you prepare for medical decision making. This tool will help you explore your wishes and learn how to discuss them with family, friends, and medical providers. PREPARE also offers legally-binding advance directives in English and Spanish.