Voluntary Assisted Dying Act

20 June 2019 | General Interest

On Wednesday 19th June the Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) Act (2017) came into effect in Victoria.

People may find this a challenging time with feelings of uncertainty whilst others may have strong personal beliefs regarding the implementation of this Act and what it holds for our future.

The Director of Catholic Education and the Bishop of Sale have asked that the information below be made available to our school community.

The pastoral letter below, has been issued jointly by the Archbishop of Melbourne and the Bishops of Ballarat, Sandhurst and Sale. The pastoral letter is accompanied by the document ‘We Care’, providing further information.

Click on the links below to read or download the documents.