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Dying with Dignity Canada

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments COVID19 Updates - Online hub available with updates and resources, including COVID19 Advance Care Planning Toolkit for communicating end-of-life wishes
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-486-3998
Toll Free Phone 1-800-495-6156
Fax 416-486-5562
E-Mail info@dyingwithdignity.ca
Website www.dyingwithdignity.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/DWDCanada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/DWDCanada
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Helen Long, Chief Executive Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 Updates - Online hub available with pandemic updates and resources, including COVID19 Advance Care Planning Toolkit for communicating end-of-life wishes

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Advocates for assisted dying rules that respect the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • personal support to adults suffering from grievous and irremediable medical conditions, wishing to die on their own terms
  • education on legal end-of-life options, including the constitutional right to medical assistance in dying (MAiD), and the importance of advance care planning
  • supports healthcare practitioners who assess for and provide MAiD
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada
Eligibility Open to all

Residency Requirements: Canada
Application Call, email or visit website for membership form
Languages English
Fees None ; Annual membership available - individuals $50, or pay what you can
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
1835 Yonge St
Suite 500
Toronto, ON
Canada M4S 1X8
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Davisville Ave
Physical Access Street parking ; Easy access to elevators ; Local chapters vary
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services
Service Categories Death and Dying ; Death With Dignity Advocacy Groups ; Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Living Wills ; Special Libraries ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Terminal Illness Counselling

Agency Overview


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