The mission of the Death with Dignity National Center is to promote Death with Dignity laws based on the model Oregon Death with Dignity Act, both to provide an option for dying individuals and to stimulate nationwide improvements in end-of-life care.Learn more
Make Death with Dignity an Option in FloridaSign the Petition
Terminally-ill Floridians continue to die without having the option of physician-assisted dying. Urge your Florida state legislators to pass a Death with Dignity bill!
Declare Your Support for Death with DignityTell Your Friends
Seven in ten Americans who support the end-of-life option allowing qualified terminally ill people to end their lives through physician-prescribed medications. Show your support for Death with Dignity in your community!
Tell Maryland Legislators to Support Death with DignitySend the Letter
Maryland Delegate Shane Pendergrass, Senator Ronald Young, and a host of co-sponsors are introducing the End of Life Option Act, a Death with Dignity bill. Tell your Maryland legislators to support the bill!
Oregon Health Authority today released its report on the implementation of the state’s Death with Dignity Act in 2015. The report, titled, “Oregon Death with …
Last year, Maine came closer than ever to having a Death with Dignity statute. The Maine House passed LD 1270, An Act Regarding Patient-directed Care at the End of Life, with a vote of 76 to 70, while …
In the week from January 25 to January 31: A Death with Dignity bill was (re)introduced in Iowa and in Maryland. The Hartford Courant reported Connecticut is unlikely to see a Death with Dignity bill this session. Colorado readied for …