LASTING POWERS OF ATTORNEY FOR HEALTH AND WELFARE: WHAT IF I DON’T MAKE ONE?

Statistics show that an increasing number of people are making Lasting Powers of Attorney, and nearly half of those registered now relate to Health and Welfare.  We urge everyone reaching an age where ‘end of life decisions’ are becoming an issue to consider putting...

What does ‘LPA’ stand for?

A lasting power of attorney (LPA) is a legal document that lets you (the ‘donor’) appoint one or more people (known as ‘attorneys’) to help you make decisions or to make decisions on your behalf. This gives you more control over what happens to you if you have an...