Greater Toronto Area

Welcome to the Greater Toronto Area Chapter! We are a group of passionate volunteers building a Greater Toronto Area Chapter of Dying With Dignity Canada. As interest grows to protect end-of-life rights, the time has come to expand our services and support for the GTA. 


Through advocacy and public education, the Greater Toronto Area Chapter of DWDC will work to make residents in the Toronto area aware of their rights to access to quality end-of-life choice and care.


Everyone has a right to choose a good death

Core values

  • Person-centred
  • Compassion
  • Integrity
  • Courage
  • Collaboration

Geographic boundaries

  • Metropolitan Toronto
  • Mississauga
  • York Region
  • Oshawa/Pickering

Services at this chapter – we help interested parties through

  • EDUCATING key audiences through our community outreach and learning programs
  • SUPPORTING those seeking MAID and DWDC programs

Find an Independent Witness for Medical Assistance In Dying in the GTA

Contact Samantha Shier at [email protected] or call 1-800-495-6156 ext. 40.

> Greater Toronto Area Events

> Meet the GTA Chapter’s executive team



If you want to know more about the Greater Toronto Area Chapter of Dying With Dignity Canada, feel free to drop us a line: [email protected]