VIDEO (4 min.): This short video combines Vikki's experience with her mother, Betty, with information about medical aid in dying to help Ohioans understand the facts about this option. Polling shows that an overwhelming number of Ohioans, across all demographics, want an aid in dying option. Vikki's story helps explain why. More videos are available at Ohio End of Life … [Read more...] about Mother’s deathbed request becomes daughter Vikki’s mission.
Originally published May 21, 2018. In order to advocate for Death with Dignity in Ohio, in April these sisters-in-law both shared their powerful stories about each of their parents' deaths. With their help, many more people are aware of Medical Aid in Dying and why it is an important option that is not yet available in Ohio. Amy says, "After witnessing a number of … [Read more...] about Meet Amy and Mary Foti, our local Ohio advocates.
Maryjo Prince-Paul Brings a Strong Commitment to Patient-Centered End-of-Life Care Ohio End of Life Options is pleased to welcome Dr. Maryjo Prince-Paul to its Board of Directors. She will serve as chairperson for the Ohio End of Life Options Health Care Coalition where she will oversee education initiatives and help build a community of support among Ohio’s health care … [Read more...] about Ohio End of Life Options Welcomes Board Member, Dr. Maryjo Prince-Paul
Terminally ill mom's challenge to daughter: Get Ohio to approve aid in dying law by Anne Saker, Cincinnati Enquirer Published 11:02 p.m. ET Sept. 22, 2019 | Updated 9:33 p.m. ET Sept. 29, 2019 Read More … [Read more...] about Cincinnati Enquirer/Cincinnati.com, Mom’s last wish to daughter – pass law
Cleveland.com posted a letter to the editor today submitted by our founder Lisa Vigil Schattinger. Show your support today by commenting on the article directly at Cleveland.com. Also today, Maine's Death with Dignity law went into effect. This is a great chance to contact your legislators to let them know that Ohioans also want this option. It will take you less than 2 … [Read more...] about Cleveland.com Letter: “Give terminally ill Ohioans Access to end-of-life options”