A small group of Ottawa individuals joined forces eagerly in 2014 to establish an Ottawa chapter of Dying With Dignity Canada.
We have attracted a number of committed volunteers to lead advance care planning workshops, to speak out in the community about DWDC, the chapter and medical assistance in dying and to offer Independent Witness services.
As an example of the Ottawa Chapter's outreach efforts, click here to to access a letter/opinion piece regarding end-of-life choice written by Ottawa Chapter Chair, Susan Harrison in April 2021.
Ottawa Chapter Executive Committee:
Chair: Susan Harrison, [email protected]
Secretary-Treasurer/Director, Social Media - Janice McBride
Director, Advance Care Planning - Jon Snipper
Director, Advocacy - Linda Ogle
Director, Independent Witness Program - Louise Schwartz, 613-762-1429; [email protected]
Director at Large, MAiD - Rosemary Morgan
Director at Large, Community Outreach - Joanne Ready; [email protected]
Director at Large - Arthur Cordell
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