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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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Latest News

Nation’s Largest LGBT Elders Group Endorses Medical Aid-in-Dying Laws  

Compassion & Choices today praised SAGE, the world’s largest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and…

Grupo De Personas Mayores LGBT Más Fuerte Del País Respalda Leyes De Ayuda Médica Para Morir  

Compassion & Choices elogió hoy a SAGE, la organización más grande del mundo dedicada a mejorar la vida de las…

Grupo de Defensa Insta a los Opositores a Retirar Demanda Para que la Legislación Anule la Ley de Ayuda Médica Para Morir de NJ  

Compassion & Choices urgió al médico que,  sólo, presentó una demanda para anular la Ley de Ayuda Médica para Morir…

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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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