Power of Attorney for Personal Care
Where can I get a form for the Power of Attorney for Personal Care?
Your lawyer can prepare a form with you. Or you can use the form published by the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee.
To order a copy, call 416-314-2800, or toll-free 1-800-366-0335. You can also download it by going to this website: www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca.
Whether you use the form provided by the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee or another form, it is a good idea to consult a lawyer or community legal worker before appointing an attorney.
You may also want to talk to your doctor or other health practitioner about health and treatment instructions before preparing your Power of Attorney for Personal Care.
Before signing this document, there are many things you need to know about how it might be used.