End of Life Option Act Bilingual Community Forum

End of Life Option Act

Mayor Felipe Hernandez will be moderating this special community forum on the End of Life Option Act, a new law that allows a mentally capable, terminally ill adult Californian inthe final stages of life to request aid-­in-­dying medication from a physician. Learn about this new law and have your questions answered by our town hall panel:

● Opening remarks by Senator Bill Monning, Coauthor of the End of Life Option Act

● Dr. Susan Hughmanick, Medical Outreach Volunteer, Compassion & Choices

● Erika Ruiz, Central California Outreach Manager, Compassion & Choices

When: September 8, 2016

Time: 6pm ­ 8pm

Where: Civic Plaza Building Community Room, 275 Main Street,  4th Floor, Watsonville, CA 95076

We will also have Advance Healthcare Directives and POLST forms available, in both English and Spanish.

EndOfLifeOption.org CA                                                                                                     End of Life Option Hotline 1-­800-­893-­4548

CompassionandChoices.org                                                                           Compassion & Choices Phone Number 1-­800-­247-­7421


End of Life Option Act Bilingual Community Forum

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