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Andrew Flack

Andrew spent his last year advocating for medical aid in dying and building awareness about the compassionate option as a storyteller, through his blog and podcast, and as a proposed intervenor in CMDA v. Bonta.

Andrew Flack

Andrew spent his last year advocating for medical aid in dying and building awareness about the compassionate option as a storyteller, through his blog and podcast, and as a proposed intervenor in CMDA v. Bonta.

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Fall 2022: "Living a Full Life Until the Very End" - Two stories of loving families supporting each other through VSED.

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Defensores de Búfalo y el Oeste de NY se Unen a Compassion & Choices para Exigira la Legislatura Estatal la Aprobación de Ley de Ayuda Médica para Morir en el 2023  

Corinne Carey, directora de campaña de Nueva York para Compassion & Choices, suplico a legisladores estatales del Oeste de Nueva York y de todo el estado que calmen el sufrimiento de tantas personas con una enfermedad terminal, que aprueben el Medical Aid in Dying Act o Medida de Ayuda Médica para Morir en el 2023. Carey participó el martes en una conferencia de prensa en Búfalo - la segunda de una campaña de dos meses en el estado - junto con familiares de defensores de ayuda médica para morir que sufrieron sin la opción de una ayuda compasiva para el final de la vida en el estado de Nueva York.

Rochester Advocates Demand Passage of the Medical Aid in Dying Act in 2023 as Part of Compassion & Choices’ Statewide Campaign  

Compassion & Choices Senior New York Campaign Director Corinne Carey said that the campaign to make New York the 11th state to authorize medical aid in dying will intensify and continue to be engaged in every corner of the state. Carey and several local residents participated in a Rochester news conference today – the third leg of a two-month, statewide grassroots campaign to demand that the State Legislature pass the Medical Aid in Dying Act in 2023.

Buffalo & WNY Advocates Join Compassion & Choices to Demand the State Legislature Pass the Medical Aid in Dying Act in 2023  

Compassion & Choices Senior New York Campaign Director Corinne Carey implored state legislators from Western New York and across the state to ease the suffering of too many terminally ill New Yorkers at the end of life by passing the Medical Aid in Dying Act in 2023. Carey was joined at a Buffalo news conference today – on the second leg of a two-month, statewide, grassroots campaign – by the family members of medical aid-in-dying advocates who passed away – suffering – and without that compassionate end-of-life care option in New York.

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Elaine Saunders sits in a chair with her hands folded in her lap wearing a black sweater and a black hat

Elaine S. Saunders  

Elaine S. Saunders is the Chair of the Genevieve N. Johnson Senior Day Care Center Advisory Council, based in Washington, DC. As part of its goals, the Genevieve N. Johnson Senior Day Care Center has the ultimate objective to make a joyful, improved, and quality-driven life for all of its senior citizen clients.

“Protect your legacy. Get your affairs in order. Make a plan and share it with your loved ones–I have.”

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Roger Kligler, M.D.  

A long-time advocate for medical aid in dying, 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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