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Anyone over 18 should also express to a loved one their desires for after death care.

It may be grim but everyone age 18 and older should fill out an Advanced Directive, documenting your wishes in regards to medical care and life-sustaining treatments. Anyone over 18 should also express to a loved one their desires for after death care, a burial … cremation … funeral … or no ceremony. We all need someone in our life that is aware of our desires; we never know what our future holds. We could lose capacity and be in need of a guardian or a conservatorship. It is important to identify those whom you would like to appoint, share with them your wishes and make it legal when necessary. COURTESY PHOTO: 123RF - A seminar on guardianship and conservatorship will be held Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Myatt & Bell, P.C. is passionate about ensuring that a person's wishes are honored when they lose capacity someday. During the seminar, we will discuss living trust, guardianship and conservatorship in detail. The program will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and is presented by John Boylston and Samatha Robell. There is no cost for the class, and to register for this class please visit the ACC's website at http://www.ci.oswego.or.us/acc/acc-virtual-presentations.

At this time, we are not able to host lunch in the dining room. We are offering Meals on Wheels to those that qualify and lunch to go for pick up. For more information on either option, please call the center. Lunch this week is as follows, Friday, Oct. 2 – chicken with gravy, Monday, Oct. 5 – Western goulash, Wednesday, Oct. 7 – chicken pastina. The cost of the meals is a suggested donation of $4 for those 60 and over and a $5 fee for everyone else. The lunch menu is subject to change without notice due to COVID-19. The LOACC is located at 505 G Ave., Lake Oswego, 97034. A list of activities and support groups can be found on our website, loacc.info, using the menu found on the left side of the website, click on "Activities" and "Services" for more details. Call 503-635-3758 to register for classes, events or to make lunch reservations.


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