- 92% of Americans say it’s important to discuss their wishes for end-of-life care, but only 32% have had such a conversation.
- 95% of Americans say they would be willing to talk about their wishes, and
- 53% even say they’d be relieved to discuss it
The Conversation Project National Survey, 2018
*Modeled after the Conversation Project®, began in 2010 when Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ellen Goodman and a group of colleagues and concerned media, clergy, and medical professionals gathered to share stories of “good deaths” and “hard deaths” within their own circle of loved ones.