wOrKING TO IMPROVE eND OF LIFE CARE
THE DISTANT VOICES
improving END OF LIFE CARE THROUGH,
knowledge and understanding!
Assisted suicide is against the law in the UK. But here's what we found. Dangerous backdoor euthanasia programs are the norm in most hospitals. We want to tell you about the Liverpool Care Pathway, which has killed hundreds of thousands of people prematurely. It was reviewed and found unsafe by the government but is still used every day. We want to tell you about Mencaps Death by Indifference report, which found out that avoidable deaths of disabled people were happening in hospitals. And so much more.
"There is no slippery slope and the relaxing of practice is not supported by evidence from the Netherlands or from anywhere else where the law is more compassionate,"
- Terry Pratchett on euthanasia.
We found that terrible things we happening abroad that we weren't hearing enough about. Here's what we found.
We found some interesting things on how the culture has been changing, and how it will continue to change. What does the world look like when we embrace euthanasia?