But for the majority of Canadians, access to end-of-life care is limited. And as the population ages, there has never been a more important time to tackle this issue head-on.
That’s why New Democrats are calling for a national strategy to guarantee home-based and hospice end-of-life care across the country.
Because every Canadian should have access to quality health care when they need it the most.
We the undersigned residents of Canada note the following:
Therefore, we call on the Government of Canada to implement M-456 and ensure all Canadians have access to high-quality, home-based and hospice palliative care at the end of life. It is time to see a comprehensive plan for end-of-life care.