Poverty assisted dying | Better Off Dead?

A homeless man (who also has disabilities), got approved for Medical Assisted in Dying (MAID) by his doctor, after he knew he qualified due to his disabilities but was doing it for his socio-economic situation.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'30''
  • Broadcast year: 2024
Curriculum Connection
  • PSHE | Euthanasia

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Better Off Dead?