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Helpful Resources

A list of Resources and links for Hospice Care

Washington State Hospice & Palliative Care Organization

Oregon State Hospice Organizations

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
(Information on hospice and palliative care services and advance care planning, including links to state-specific advance directives).

Caring Connections
(Free resources for consumers on end-of-life issues)

Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC)
(Provides health care professionals with the tools, training, and technical assistance necessary to start and sustain successful palliative care programs in hospitals and other health care settings)

Aging With Dignity
(Five Wishes advance care planning document .  Advice on health care decisions and what you want your loved ones to know.)

Growth House
(Gateway to resources for life-threatening illness and end-of-life care).

National Hospice Foundation
(Fund-raising branch of NHPCO).

Hospice Foundation of America
(Another resource on end-of-life care information).