The South Australian Department for Health and Ageing has introduced the “Planning Ahead” website.  The website aims to enable South Australians to record wishes about their future health care, medical treatment and financial and property needs, which may help avoid any uncertainty arising from a sudden accident or illness that affects an individual’s competence.  The website informs visitors on legal tools that can assist an individual plan their future, such as powers of attorney, advanced care directives and wills.

To view the announcement, click here.