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Hospice Helpline

This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement for any group. It is the responsibility of the reader to decide whether a group is appropriate for his/her needs. For evidence-based information on diseases, conditions, symptoms, treatment and wellness issues, continue searching this site.

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

(Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm EST) * Information for hospice care of terminally ill persons. Referrals to hospice programs nationwide.
Voice: 1-800-658-8898; 1-877-658-8896 (SPANISH)
Website: http://www.nhpco.org or http://www.caringinfo.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

Hospice Education Institute

Provides information and referrals regarding hospice care.
Voice: 1-800-331-1620
Website: http://www.hospiceworld.org
Verified: 7/23/2013

Hospice Foundation of America

Provides education and information on hospice care. Sponsors research. Offers teleconference series 'Living with Grief' for bereaved families. Audiotapes for clergy.
Voice: 1-800-854-3402
Website: http://www.hospicefoundation.org
Verified: 7/24/2013

WebMD Medical Reference from the American Self-Help Clearinghouse

Last Updated: September 04, 2014
This information is provided as a resource and does not constitute an endorsement for any group.  It is the responsibility of the reader to decide whether a group is appropriate for his/her needs.  For evidence-based information on diseases, conditions, symptoms, treatment and wellness issues, continue searching this site.This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.   

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