Planning for the end of life

What are my rights?

Can I decline CPR if I'm approaching the end of life?
  • Yes
  • No

If you’re approaching the end of life, or are responsible for someone who is, there are a number of options for care. There are also practical steps you can take to prepare for what lies ahead. Learn how to make sure your end-of-life decisions reflect your wishes, or those of your loved one.

What you should know

Steps to plan

Common questions

Who can help

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in April 2020
  • Time to read: 11 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Stephen Hsia, Miller Thomson

Stephen Hsia

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