Dying with Dignity Canada

Site: Yonge Street Office

Record #: MET0362
Last Full Update: 30 Jan 2023

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, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit

Description and Service Details

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
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

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
1835 Yonge St
Suite 500
Toronto, ON
Canada M4S 1X8
Intersection Yonge St and Davisville Ave
Mailing Address 1835 Yonge St 
Suite 500 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M4S 1X8
Physical Access Street parking ; Easy access to elevators ; Local chapters vary

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services
Service Categories Death and Dying Education/Information ; Death With Dignity Advocacy Groups ; Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Living Wills ; Special Libraries ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Terminal Illness Counselling

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