June/July News From Compassion & Choices

August 4, 2021

  Note From the President and CEO We celebrate our country’s desire for and insistence on patient choice at the…

Actor James Naughton Narrates PSA to Publicize 2nd Anniversary of NJ Medical Aid-in-Dying Law

August 2, 2021

Tony Award-winning actor James Naughton is commemorating this week’s 2nd anniversary of New Jersey’s medical aid-in-dying law by narrating a public…

Championing Personal Autonomy at the End of Life

July 27, 2021
by Kim Callinan

Five years ago the California End of Life Option Act took effect. Over the next seven years, we played a…

New Mexico’s Medical Aid-in-Dying Law Takes Effect; California’s Hits Five-Year Milestone

July 27, 2021

After years of effort, the Elizabeth Whitefield End-of-Life Options Act went into effect June 18. The same day, Compassion &…

Storyteller Spotlight: Carrie Framsted

July 27, 2021

Marathon runner, ski racer and beloved middle-school teacher Monica Schliep was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in June 2019….