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Introduction to End of Life Choices California (EOLCCA)

November 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

LGBTQ+ Community Partnership, San Francisco, CA.  Monthly Meeting, November 16, 2023  2pm  (Live)

Susan Gess, PharmD (retired), a volunteer with End of Life Choices California (EOLCCA), will introduce you to this organization and the free services of personal support and education they provide through a dedicated team of volunteers.  Her presentation will highlight two end of life topics: Medical Aid in Dying (MAiD) and Voluntary Stopping Eating & Drinking (VSED) to include their legal context, eligibility requirements, and current practices.

Private Event: Open to the interested public with prior invitation.

Contact Information: speaker@endoflifechoicesca.org


End of Life Choices CaliforniaEnd of Life Choices California’s mission is to provide Californians the information and support to successfully navigate their legal end-of-life options.  Relevant topics include Advance Care Planning; the California End of Life Option Act (EOLA); eligibility requirements for Medical Aid in Dying (MAiD); and Voluntary Stopping Eating and Drinking (VSED)–a legal option in all 50 states. Our volunteers are very knowledgeable about both hospice and palliative care and can explain the differences between the two services.

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