Bobby Schindler is President of the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, Senior Fellow at Americans United for Life, and Associate Scholar at the Charlotte Lozier Institute. Bobby advocates for the medically vulnerable in honor of Terri Schiavo, his sister. He speaks internationally, and can be booked for speaking through Ambassador or Catholic Speakers Organization.

Advocating for
medically vulnerable persons

As a result of my experiences fighting for my sister Terri, I’ve devoted my life to advocacy for medically vulnerable persons. Since 2005, through our non-profit organization, the Terri Schaivo Life & Hope Network, we’ve assisted more than 3,000 patients and families in crisis with the resources they’ve needed to fight for their loved ones. I’m grateful for your willingness to learn how these vulnerable persons face denial/withdraw of care by their physicians, hospitals, and insurance companies—those very people and institutions that should be helping them.

Miracle: Man’s Life Support was About to be Switched Off Defies Medics

(Mirror) – A young man whose life support was about to be turned off after he had a cardiac arrest, has had a miraculous recovery. Sean Chilvers baffled doctors by what had made him so ill as they put him in a medical induced coma. They were convinced the 30-year-old would die and told his […]

People with Disabilities Faced More Barriers During Pandemic, Academy Says

(Crux) — People with disabilities were often overlooked and faced discrimination in various health care policies and practices during the COVID-19 pandemic, said the Pontifical Academy for Life. “The negative experiences of persons with disabilities during this pandemic do not only stem from the increased vulnerability” of contracting the virus and developing serious symptoms, “they […]

Teen Who Sustained Life Threatening Brain Injury Thanks Community for Support

(Global News) – A Calgary teenager who was critically injured when she was struck by an SUV on April 14 is speaking out about her recovery and warning drivers to watch out for pedestrians. Gabby Oliveira suffered fractures to her face, arm and clavical when she was hit while walking in a marked crosswalk at […]