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Compassion in Dying

Address: 
181 Oxford Street
London
W1D 2JT
United Kingdom0800 999 2434usha.grieve@compassionindying.org.ukhttp://www.compassionindying.org.uk/Facebook@AGoodDeath
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Compassion in Dying's vision is of a world in which individuals are placed at the centre of their end-of-life care. We believe everyone should be aware of their legal rights and choices around end-of-life decision-making and have their treatment preferences met wherever possible. We seek to support individuals to plan what they consider to be a good death by:

- providing up-to-date information about legal rights and choices, including an Advance Decision form and guidance on appointing a Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney;

- supporting people to ensure their wishes can be respected, through our: Information Line, one-to-one advocacy, training for professionals and information materials;

- conducting and reviewing research into rights and choices in end-of-life care.

View Compassion in Dying's policy manifesto here