Make Your Voice Heard on an issue important to all Canadians!
Please consider taking the time to inform and influence this issue by responding to the survey.
We have only days left to be heard on this significant issue.
Participate in the Online Federal Government Consultation on Physician Assisted Suicide
Deadline is November 1st, 2015
The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that Canadians should have access to physician assisted suicide. The Federal government struck a panel of experts to provide it with recommendations on the process for enabling access to assisted suicide and ensuring adequate safeguards are put in place. CACL is concerned that the system fully safeguard vulnerable persons, including those with intellectual disabilities. To share your views on this important issue, please fill in the online Federal Survey by November 1st. We encourage everyone to participate.
Click here for information on the Panel
Click here for the Survey
For more information, you can read the position on Protecting Choice and Safeguarding Inclusion, issued by the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) and People First of Canada, which is endorsed by a growing number of Canadian organizations.