Compassion and Choices: Medical Aid in Dying
Compassion and Choices: Medical Aid in Dying
2019-11-17 14:00:00
2019-11-17 15:30:00
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm EST

Email: helenblane@gmail.com

Sponsor: First Parish in Needham UU, Needham, MA

Kimberly Paul is a nationally recognized advocate for more intentional life care and planning. Kimberly is known for her book, Bridging The Gap: Life Lessons from the Dying, as well as her TED Talk (YouTube) on the subject. Kimberly’s mission is to change the taboo subject of death and dying into a gift of connection with family and friends.

Brian Monteiro, Compassion and Choices Campaign Manager (Massachusetts & NE States) will discuss how medical aid in dying is a medical practice that allows terminally ill, mentally capable adults to request and receive a prescription for medication that they may choose to self-ingest to bring about a peaceful death if their suffering becomes unbearable.

There is no cost to attend this event or any other in the Best Possible Death series.

Address

23 Dedham Ave
Needham
MA
02492
US
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First Parish in Needham Unitarian Universalist
23 Dedham Ave
Needham, MA 02492
United States

For more information contact helenblane@gmail.com.

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