Community information about voluntary assisted dyingThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Community information about voluntary assisted dying (Links to English resource)
Summary: Victoria’s voluntary assisted dying law allows a person in the late stages of advanced disease to take medication prescribed by a doctor that will bring about their death at a time they choose. This document provides an overview about voluntary assisted dying with information on background, law, access and how it will work.
Organisation: Victorian Department of Health
Publishing date: April 2019
Last reviewed: June 2021
Target audience: General
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