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DWD Midnorth Coast quarterly meeting

DWD Midnorth Coast quarterly meeting When: Tuesday 28 November 10 am to 12.30 noon Topic: Death doulas and funeral preparations Speakers: * Teresa Melody from Port Macquarie * Jason Nicholson from Tuncurry and DWD Midnorth Coast Convenor, Annie Quadroy, will provide an update on the latest campaign news. Everyone is welcome. $5 incl morning tea. For details...

DWD Central Coast quarterly meeting

When: Friday 24 November 10 am to 12 noon Speaker: Coral Levett, President, NSW Nurses & Midwives Association, talking about the position of the NSW Nurses & Midwives Association on Voluntary Assisted Dying. Everyone is welcome. Contact: For details phone Bev Symons on 0413 376 343 or Joy...

Support Annie’s right to choose – see Annie’s latest video

Annie Gabrielides has Motor Neurone Disease and is fighting for the right to choose a peaceful death. Early in 2017, she was given a 12 month prognosis. Annie says she is terrified of an undignified, drawn out and painful death. Annie would like to live...

Support the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill (NSW)

On 8 August, notice was given in the NSW Legislative Council for the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017. NSW Nationals MLC Trevor Khan will formally initiate the bill in Parliament on September 21 with a second reading speech in the upper house, and formal debate to begin...

Denton and Nia Sims want to “Stop The Horror”

Channel 10 program The Project interviewed Andrew Denton, co-director of Go Gentle Australia, about the harrowing 5 min video Stop The Horror, which they have produced. Below is their interview with Denton and with Nia Sims, as posted on The Project Facebook page. Although it...

Dr McPhee: Having choice enables me to embrace my life now

Diagnosed at 59 with stage four Sezary syndrome, a rare form of cancer, Dr McPhee underwent several rounds of treatment, including a bone marrow transplant, and at one point suffered multiple organ failure. Half of all patients die within five years of diagnosis of Sezary...

Community forum at Norths

NORTH SYDNEY COMMUNITY FORUM Date Friday 8th September 2017 Time 6:00pm Venue NORTHS (North Sydney Leagues Club) 12 Abbott St, Cammeray A representative of the Parliamentary Working Group on Assisted Dying is expected to attend the forum to explain the details of the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill (2017) and to...

Community forum at Mosman Art Gallery

MOSMAN COMMUNITY FORUM Date: Wednesday 6th September 2017 Time: 6:00pm Venue: Mosman Art Gallery at cnr Art Gallery Way & Myahgah Road, Mosman A representative of the Parliamentary Working Group on Assisted Dying is expected to attend the forum to explain the details of the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill (2017)...