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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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Sedona City Council Unanimously Passes Resolution in Support of Medical Aid-in-Dying Legislation  

Compassion & Choices commended the Sedona City Council for its unanimous vote last night in favor of a bipartisan resolution…

Westchester County New York Residents Benefit from “Choices & Conversations at Life’s End” Forum  

Compassion & Choices New York hosted an open community discussion on Thursday night: “Choices & Conversations at Life’s End,” a…

Group Releases 2nd Video for Digital Ad Campaign to Pass NJ Aid-in-Dying Bill by Year’s End  

Compassion & Choices today released its second video in a digital video ad campaign featuring passionate advocates of New Jersey’s…

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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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