Live life
on your terms

Compassion & Choices improves care, expands options and empowers everyone to chart their end-of-life journey.

Live life
on your terms

Compassion & Choices improves care, expands options and empowers everyone to chart their end-of-life journey.

Learn more about planning your care Take action to improve care and expand end-of-life options

Deborah Stern, supporter living with a terminal illness, Buffalo, NY

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Explore Compassion & Choices' new online tools to help you or a loved one navigate treatment and plan for care following a dementia diagnosis: The Dementia Values & Priorities Tool and the Dementia Decoder.

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Compassion & Choices Sponsors Black History Month Festival  

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Healthcare Group Urges HHS to Drop Proposed Rule that Would “Compromise Patient Safety”  

Compassion & Choices says a new proposed rule by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), “Ensuring Equal…

ROI-NJ: A day like no other: The first time I helped one of my patients die  

An excerpt from ROI-NJ‘s article, “A day like no other: The first time I helped one of my patients die,”…

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End-of-Life Choice in
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Stories

Brittany Maynard  

Brittany's story went global in a matter of days in October 2014.

"Having this choice at the end of my life has become incredibly important. It has given me a sense of peace during a tumultuous time that otherwise would be dominated by fear, uncertainty and pain."

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Miguel Carrasquillo  

Miguel helped reshape the conversation about end-of-life options in the Latino community.

"I wanted to die the way I lived: with purpose and intention."

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