Thousands of volunteer advocates and educators are mobilized in every state in the nation. They advance Compassion & Choices’ initiatives to change federal policy to improve care and expand choice, enact and implement state medical aid-in-dying laws, and help patients and their loved ones advocate for care that is consistent with their values and priorities. To learn about campaigns, events and resources in your area, click on your state below or use the dropdown menu.
(HONOLULU – March 16, 2018) Compassion & Choices Hawai‘i applauded the Senate’s Commerce, Consumer Protection and Health Committee for its 6-0 vote to pass HB2739, the Our Care, Our Choice Act, out of committee following public hearing on the bill today. (One committee member was excused from the vote). HB2739 now moves to the Senate […]Read More
Compassion & Choices lamentó hoy la muerte del físico inglés Stephen Hawking a quien elogió por su apoyo a la ayuda médica para morir como una opción para los adultos con enfermedades terminales terminen pacíficamente el sufrimiento insoportable. Hawking tenía una enfermedad de la neurona motora similar a la esclerosis lateral amiotrófica (ALS). ALS es […]Read More
Compassion & Choices today mourned the death of English physicist Stephen Hawking and praised him for his support of medical aid in dying as an option for terminally ill adults to peacefully end unbearable suffering. Hawking had a motor neuron disease similar to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). ALS is the second most common disease among […]Read More