by Larry W. Chambers Madeleine Smith
As the percentage of elderly Ontarians keeps increasing, we should spend more of our tax dollars not on care homes, but rather community-based services that will help seniors age at home.
Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) has been legal in Canada since June 17, 2016. There was heated debate before legalization and it continues today over expanding MAiD to vulnerable groups, such as youth and those with mental illnesses and disabilities. Because it is not as simple as being for or against, we've organized some compelling arguments that sit on both sides of the spectrum.