Website of the nation's largest charity with a sole focus on promoting hospice care for the dying. In addition to activities in support of conventional hospice care AHF is creating tools to help hospices reach out to their communities--including innovative programs targeting grief in schools and in the workplace.
The website of Dr. Ira Byock, past president of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, offers resources for patients and families facing end-of-life issues including an excellent list of links and recommended reading.
Hospice Foundation of America
A nonprofit organization committed to assisting those coping professionally or personally with terminal illness, death and grief. The site offers a range of resources including audiotapes, books, and sample articles from the Foundation's monthly newsletter on bereavement.
A nonprofit website devoted to supporting hospice care by offering a comprehensive database of the hospice-related information available on the Internet. A good source of introductory articles on hospice.
The National Hospice Organization
National organization dedicated to promoting quality care for the terminally ill and their families. This site provides basic information about hospice and a searchable database of affiliated hospices within the United States.