Compassion & Choices is the nation’s oldest, largest and most active nonprofit working to improve care and expand options for the end of life.
It was early 1980; our friend Michael had just died of a mysterious disease in NYC. Next, Danny died, again of a mysterious disease. And so it continued. Within a couple of years it became clear that an unknown disease was attacking the gay community. Soon they began calling it “The Gay Cancer”! We thought […]Read More
(22 de junio de 2018) Compassion & Choices elogió al Comité de Asignaciones del Senado por aprobar el jueves en la tarde un proyecto de ley gubernamental sin una cláusula adicional aprobada por el Comité de Asignaciones de la Cámara la semana pasada que derogaría la ley Death With Dignity o Ley Muerte con Dignidad […]Read More
(June 22, 2018) Compassion & Choices praised the Senate Appropriations Committee for approving a government funding bill on Thursday afternoon without a policy rider approved by the House Appropriations Committee last week that would repeal the D.C. Death with Dignity Act. However, the bill text was not posted online until this morning. The House policy […]Read More