Hospice Care Referrals

Hospice Care Referrals


The organization provides end-of-life services for terminally ill people and their families and support for professionals, nationwide. Services include hospice care referrals, public awareness/education, professional continuing education, and specialized information and referral. There are no geographic restrictions.

Specialized information and referral provides contact information on hospice or end-of-life organizations; pamphlets and brochures on care giving, grief and loss; and state specific advance directives.

Public awareness is provided for consumers through the Caring Connections website. Caring Connections has information and resources for people to make decisions about end-of-life care and issues.

The national organization, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, advocates for the terminally ill and their families; convenes meetings and symposia on emerging issues; conducts research; monitors Congressional and regulatory activities; and works with organizations that share an interest in end-of-life care.

The National Organization also provides professional continuing education and educational programs, materials and conferences; and technical informational resources to its membership. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call the helpline for information on end-of-life issues or visit the Caring Connections website. For professional or technical services on end-of-life issues visit the NHPCO website for information. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE There are no fees for information or referrals; membership fees vary.
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1731 King St., Ste. 100

Alexandria , VA 22314 (Physical)

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Helpline hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm, EST. Solution Center hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm, EST.


(703) 837-1500


(800) 658-8898 (Helpline - English) (800) 646-6460 (Solutions Center) (877) 658-8896 (Helpline - Spanish)


(703) 837-1233

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