SHARE YOUR STORY
Together Our Stories Will Make A Difference!
If you have a story from personal experience that will inspire others to talk about their end-of-life wishes with family and healthcare, please submit it here: Sharing these untold stories can inspire others to understand why we need to talk about our wishes and partner with care staff and communities in advance of need or crisis.
- Stories that show we are having these conversations with family and professionals and the difference it made.
- Stories of what we’d wished we’d known, but didn’t, in the midst of crisis.
-Stories that share how we are supported by compassionate family members, care staff, or volunteers who respect our wishes in amazing ways.
- Stories from the professional’s perspective, the challenges, the opportunities, the benefits of caring to ensure a patient’s wishes are known and honored.
Stories must be 250 words or less and will be used to inform our campaign and educational materials. PLEASE DO NOT include names or other such confidentialities.
By submitting your story on our web-site you are giving permission for it’s use for the benefit of others. Excerpts or quotes from your stories may be used in our educational programs or campaign messaging. In keeping with our goal to share lessons learned, not to support or challenge a specific individual or organisation, please do not identify individuals by name. Specific institutions named will be omitted.
By submitting your story you are giving permission to post it on this website for public viewing for the benefit of others. In keeping with our goal to share lessons learned, not to support or challenge a specific individual or organization, please identify individuals by first name or initial only. Specific institutions named will be omitted. We are members of the Dying Matters Coalition and may also be asked to submit stories to the national Dying Matters coalition.