Death With Dignity in Massachusetts


Public Forum:

Death with Dignity:

Should Mass. Pass

The End of Life Options Act?

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 6:30pm

Worcester Friends Meeting House

901 Pleasant St.

* David M. Clive, MD, Professor of Medicine, UMass Medical School, Worcester, and Hospice Physician at Good Shepherd Community Care, Newton

* John Berkowitz, Director, Pioneer Valley Death with Dignity

They will speak, show slides and a short video, and dialogue with Q&A from the audience about this important end-of-life healthcare and personal rights issue (Bill H1194 in Mass. Legislature).

* Wheelchair accessible

* Free—donation requested to cover rental cost.

More info: Pioneer Valley Death with Dignity

413-387-8439 johnpberk@gmail.com

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Links for more info:

ArchBishop Desmond Tutu Speaks Out in Support of Death with Dignity:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g2BffV3Ga8

Miguel Carrasquillo (1981-2016) of Chicago called for Death with Dignity laws before he died at age 35 of a brain tumor in Puerto Rico with his family:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ehxovh3qhaI

Daily Hampshire Gazette, 8/29/18: Legislative Candidates Gather to Show Support for Death with Dignity

https://www.gazettenet.com/Candidates-gather-to-show-support-for-death-with-dignity-19770617

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