Dying with Dignity Canada

Site: Yonge Street Office

Record #: MET0362
Last Modified: 01 Feb 2023
Last Full Update: 30 Jan 2023

Description

Description (Service)

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
  • online resources hub including Patient Rights Guide, National Support Directory
  • Advance Care Planning Toolkit for communicating end-of-life wishes

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm by appointment only
Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada
Eligibility Open to all

Residency Requirements: Canada
Application Call, email or visit website for information or membership form; for support call 1-844-395-3640 or email support@dyingwithdignity.ca
Languages English
Fees None ; Annual membership available: individuals $50, or pay what you can

Address and Location

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

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-486-3998
Toll Free Phone 1-844-395-3640, Support ; 1-800-495-6156, General Inquiries
Fax 416-486-5562
E-Mail info@dyingwithdignity.ca
Website www.dyingwithdignity.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DWDCanada
LinkedIn LinkedIn: https://ca.linkedin.com/company/dying-with-dignity-canada
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/DWDCanada
Mailing Address 1835 Yonge St 
Suite 500 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M4S 1X8

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