Advance Directive- Resources
The Department of Supportive Care Medicine offers resources to help patients at any stage of illness navigate complex medical decisions. 
Notary Services for Advance Directives are available free of charge at the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center by appointment.

During business hours, please contact the Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center.
Phone: 626-256-4673, ext.32273 (3CARE)
M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fax:  626-256-8625
After hours and on weekends, you may contact any notary service at your expense.   Click here for a listing of traveling notaries near City of Hope.

Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center

  • Education and information on common health care decisions
  • Notary appointments
  • Advance Directive forms

Clinical Social Work

  • Arrange and participate in family meetings
  • Assistance with filling out Advance Directive form
  • Financial, estate and legal guardianship guidance
  • Bereavement support
  • Assistance with funeral arrangements

Spiritual Care

  • Can participate in family meetings
  • Clarification of values and priorities
  • Bereavement support

Pain and Palliative Medicine

  • Clarification of priorities and goals
  • Assistance with understanding common healthcare decisions
  • Communication of treatment preferences to family and medical team