CHOICE.

End of Life Choices California

supports you and your family when

what really matters is having the power

to choose your own best outcome.

Californians have improved end-of-life options since 2015.

The End of Life Option Act is a California law that permits terminally ill adult patients with capacity to make medical decisions to be prescribed an aid-in-dying medication if certain conditions are met. Signed into law by Governor Brown in October 2015, the law went into effect on June 9, 2016. California was the fifth state to enact an aid-in-dying law. ABOUT THE LAW

News & Updates

Giving Thanks

The dictionary describes the word ‘thanksgiving’ as follows: “the act of giving thanks; grateful acknowledgment of   benefits or favors…..an expression of thanks….” Each of us always looks forward to Thanksgiving, and loves spending hours with family gathered around...

Physician-Assisted Suicide…. Not!

Physician-Assisted Suicide…. Not!

Every day my Google Alerts send me interesting articles about death and dying.  Some I read, some I pass by, but this one caught my eye. A medical student wrote a piece about the medical practice of “physician-assisted suicide” as a collaborative process.  While he...

Grateful

Grateful

Reading about New Mexico the other day, I was moved to deep gratitude that California found the wisdom and courage to enact an aid in dying law so its terminally ill citizens may have a peaceful death if that is their choice. In this Albuquerque Journal editorial it...

Client Advocate Volunteer Program

End of Life Choices California has developed  Client Advocate Volunteers to serve as advocates for Californians who are seriously or terminally ill.  These volunteers provide general and specific information along with personal support to people who are facing end of life planning and decision making.

Schedule a Talk

We would love to come to your organization and speak to your group:

  • Senior care and retirement centers
  • Colleges and universities
  • Non-profits and service organizations
  • Volunteer groups 
  • Houses of Worship and more 

We Can't Do This Without You.

Your early contribution will immediately enable EOLCCA to widely publicize our services.  We can then provide timely support to individuals from all walks of life who currently face a chronic or terminal diagnosis and seek to understand what end of life options are available to them.  

Reach Us

End of Life Choices California
78-365 Highway 111 #132
La Quinta, CA 92253

760-636-8009

How We Help

Learn about our Services and growing Volunteer Network

Directives & Planning

Learn more about POLST, Hospice, and Advance Directives.

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