Wills and Personal Planning Resources

Learn where you can create an affordable will, get help with personal planning or with for future planning for family members with disabilities.

This online legal information site provides guided pathways on a number of common issues including one on creating a will. It will guide you through the process of creating a basic will.

Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre & Registry
1440 West 12th Ave Vancouver BC V6H 1M8
Non-profit charity that provides free information on personal planning tools, such as Representation Agreements, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Advance Directives and living wills. Also runs centralized Registry for personal planning documents. Also offer free webinars.

Plan Institute
Tel: 604-439-9566       
Future and financial planning resources and workshops for individuals with disabilities and their families. Topics include wills, trusts and estate planning, Registered Disability Savings Plan, succession planning, personal support network facilitation and more.

Wills Clinic @ Access Pro Bono
Tel: 604-424-9600  willsclinic@accessprobono.ca
Provides wills, power of attorney, and representation agreements for low-income seniors (ages 55+) and people with terminal illnesses by appointment.

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