Changes are needed to give all Canadians peace of mind

We’re asking Canadians to send a letter to their Members of Parliament to advocate for the legalization of advance requests.

Who we are

Dying With Dignity Canada is the national human-rights charity committed to improving quality of dying, protecting end-of-life rights, and helping Canadians avoid unwanted suffering. 

What we do

Through advocacy, public education, and personal support, Dying With Dignity Canada ensures Canadians have access to quality end-of-life choice and care.

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Featured story

Dad chose MAID over suffering

On his last day, Dad was ready. He was in his own suite, in his favourite recliner, surrounded by those who loved him, not alone in a hospital bed. While an acoustic guitar played softly in the background, we lit candles and set up photographs of deceased family members who were waiting on the other side….

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Join a community of passionate advocates and supporters who believe in end-of-life choice. There are many ways to get involved.

Empower. Inform. Protect your rights.