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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

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

Join Compassion & Choices at the End of Life Symposium at City of Hope, featuring a keynote address by our president and 'Finish Strong: Putting YOUR Priorities First at Life's End' author Barbara Coombs Lee!

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Advocacy Group Urges Opponents to Drop Lawsuit, Legislation to Overturn NJ Medical Aid-in-Dying Law  

Compassion & Choices urged a lone physician who has filed a lawsuit to overturn New Jersey’s medical aid-in-dying law and…

Advocacy Group Vows to Overturn NJ Ruling Temporarily Suspending Aid-in-Dying Law  

Compassion & Choices is vowing to overturn a New Jersey judge’s ruling temporarily suspending the implementation of the state’s new…

Grupo de Defensa Se Compromete a Revocar Fallo Que Suspende Temporalmente Ley De Ayuda Médica Para Morir de Nueva Jersey  

Compassion & Choices se compromete a revocar el fallo de un juez de Nueva Jersey que dictaminó la suspensión de…

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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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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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