AMPAD is a group of healthcare professionals who do not believe that dying patients should have to suffer against their wishes or travel abroad to die.
If you are a healthcare professional, please join the AMPAD Initiative. Just fill in the form below and help us to put an end to unnecessary suffering at the end of life.
An AMPAD website is in the making, but, in the meantime, you can like DignitySA’s Facebook Page here or by clicking on the AMPAD teaser below.
Please read an excellent interview of brain surgeon Henry Marsh that suits the purpose of this page perfectly: Surgeon backs ‘good death’ plans – and reveals his own
Due to the cause and nature of the AMPAD Initiative, membership is restricted to those working in healthcare only.[contact-form-7 id=”26915″ title=”ampad”]
AMPAD came into life after a likeminded organisation, domiciled in the United Kingdom – the famous and renowned Campaign for Dignity in Dying UK – kindly gave us permission to emulate their own initiative, namely HPAD – Healthcare Professionals for Assisted Dying, as a paradigm for DignitySA:
- HPAD Supporters form – Healthcare Professionals for Assisted Dying.
- You may also want to have a look at (or download) a collection of “Statements of Supporters” – kindly provided to DignitySA by Dignity in Dying UK:
Statements-of-Supporters.pdf (31 KB)
DignitySA is indebted to Dignity in Dying UK – thank you very much!
Assisted Dying is all about compassion, human rights and autonomy – as guaranteed by our Constitution.
DignitySA – Legalise Assisted Dying | my life ~ my choice