About Us

In June 2013, twelve individuals representing various professions and organizations made the decision to organize a statewide initiative to improve advance care planning in the state. By December 2013, members of the North Dakota Advance Care Planning Initiative had drafted the organization’s Vision, Goal, and Objectives.


The health care choices a person makes become the health care the person receives.


To assist communities develop a successful advance care planning process.


  1. Promote advance care planning through community and professional outreach and education.
  2. Promote standardization of advance care planning.
  3. Establish base of financial support.