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Compassion & Choices improves care, expands options and empowers everyone to chart their end-of-life journey.

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Ilse G., Compassion & Choices Advocate

Compassion & Choices President, Barbara Coombs Lee, will release her new book ‘Finish Strong: Putting YOUR Priorities First at Life’s End’ on January 8th. Learn more about the book and read the preface today!

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Ayuntamiento de Las Cruces Apoya Unánimemente la Ayuda Médica para Morir  

Compassion & Choices felicitó al Concejo Municipal de Las Cruces por votar unánimemente para aprobar una resolución bipartidista en apoyo…

Compassion & Choices Publica Reporte de Ley de Opciones de Fin de Vida de Colorado del 2018  

Dos años después de la implementación del  End-of-Life Options Act o Ley de Opciones de Fin de Vida, que autoriza…

Jaren J. Ducker  

It is with heavy hearts that the entire Compassion & Choices family mourns the loss of our dear friend and…

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See what laws are in place, get resources, learn about our campaigns and how you can get involved.



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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