Choosing a dignified death

Amanda Ward, Chief Executive of Friends at the End, sets out her thoughts on end of life choices and a dignified death.

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Read a recap of the recent @RoySocMed 'Choice at the End of Life' conference highlighting discussion topics including Advance Directives, the legalisation of physician assisted dying in California, and the true costs of accessing palliative care in the UK.

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Who are we?

Friends at the End believe that medically assisted dying should be available to all mentally competent adults with either a terminal illness or an incurable condition, causing hopeless and unbearable suffering with no reasonable alternative to relieve it, provided this is their own persistent request.

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Friends at the End is a UK membership organisation promoting knowledge and understanding of end of life choices and campaigning to change the law to allow Assisted Dying in Scotland and across the UK.

What can you do to help?

There are a number of things you can do to help us to promote awareness of individual’s rights to a good death within the current legal framework and to help us extend the options available through campaigning for the legalisation of Assisted Dying, these include:

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