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Compassion & Choices stands in solidarity with our Asian American and Pacific Islander supporters, volunteers and donors against acts of racism.

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NEW MEXICO MAKES 11!

New Mexico just became the 11th jurisdiction to authorize medical aid in dying – Learn more. 1:1 MATCH IN EFFECT: The Compassionate Care Fund

National Health Care Decisions Day: Engaging the Next Generation in End-of-Life Planning //

April 16, 2021 // 4 p.m. ET

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Civil Rights Leader Dolores Huerta Records Video Endorsing CT Medical Aid-in-Dying Bill  

(Hartford, CT) Compassion & Choices today released a video of legendary civil rights leader Dolores Huerta endorsing Connecticut’s medical aid-in-dying…

National Healthcare Decisions Day: Let’s Plan It Together  

When I tell young people about my job at Compassion & Choices, they’re often more eager to talk about end-of-life…

Advocacy Groups Vow to Continue Efforts to Improve Access to Washington’s Death With Dignity Act  

(Olympia, WA)  Compassion & Choices Action Network and End of Life Washington expressed disappointment that the Washington Senate failed to…

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End-of-Life Choice in
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See what laws are in place, get resources, learn about our campaigns and how you can get involved.

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Amanda Baudanza  

Amanda Baudanza’s husband, TJ Baudanza, suffered a prolonged and painful death from colon cancer at the age of 32.

“The absence of the option of medical aid in dying in Massachusetts robbed my husband of peace of mind.”

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Roger Kligler, M.D.  

Roger Kligler is a retired physician in Falmouth, MA, living with prostate cancer.

“I want this option to be clearly authorized in Massachusetts in my lifetime—for me, for you, for everyone.”

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