Caring Connections, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), is a national consumer and community engagement initiative to improve care at the end of life. The program offers a website (www.caringinfo.org
) and a HelpLine (800-658-8898).
Hospice Foundation of America
The website (www.hospicefoundation.org
) contains useful information on grief and links to other end-of-life resources.
End of Life: Helping With Comfort and Care
This publication from the National Institute on Aging provides an overview of issues commonly facing people caring for someone nearing the end of life.
Getting Your Affairs in Order
This publication from the National Institute on Aging provides steps for getting your affairs in order in case of illness or other life threatening situation.