Community Resources

Community Resources The Washington Home has curated resources from across the industry to provide you with a central source for information on senior health and end-of-life care.

Hospice Is Often Misunderstood: What Is It, and Who Is It For?
Many of us neglect end-of-life preparations until we’re forced to make difficult decisions in the moment. How can hospice care fit into that planning?
Hospice: Care and Comfort for the Patient and Caregiver
What does hospice entail? Is it something you and your family might consider during end-of-life care?
Coalition for Compassionate Care of California
The Coalition for Compassionate Care of California (CCCC) promotes high-quality, compassionate care for everyone who is seriously ill or nearing the end of life.
Hospice Foundation of America
HFA is a trusted source of information on end of life, hospice care and grief. Throughout this site you will find information about living with advanced life-limiting illness, options for care and helpful resources for caregivers.
Stages of Hospice Care
When hospice is called in well before the end of life, the stages of care can be broken down — but remember that every patient is different, with different needs and a different pathway.
Strive to deliver quality guidance during key senior transitions related to lifestyle, products, and services.
CaringInfo, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, provides free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
NHPCO works to expand access to a proven person-centered model for healthcare—one that provides patients and their loved ones with comfort, peace, and dignity during life’s most intimate and vulnerable experiences.
International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care
IAHPC serve as a global platform to inspire, inform and empower individuals, governments and organizations to increase access and optimize the practice of palliative care.