Helpful Links

We Honor Veterans
Hospice Professionals on a Mission to Serve 

National Center for PTSD homepage

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Directory of hospice programs; general information; members discussion groups

Hard Choices for Loving People
CPR, Artificial Feeding, Comfort Care and the Patient with a life-threatening illness

Family Caregiver Alliance
Great resources for caregivers. Fact Sheets and information on end-of-life preparations

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Position statements related to hospice and palliative care

Illinois State Medical Society
Good section on Patient Advocacy

Hospice Foundation of America
General information; information on workshops; materials

American Hospice Foundation
General information; helpful articles

On Our Own Terms: Moyers on Dying
Dedicated to the 2000 television series “On Our Own Terms.”

Hospice Net
Resources for patients and families facing a life-threatening illness

Innovations In End-of-Life Care
International journal and online forum on end-of-life care