|Americans for Better Care for the Dying|
Seeks to achieve substantive health care reform through improved policy, professional practice, and care reimbursement.
|Center to Advance Palliative Care|
Promotes wider access to palliative care in hospitals and health systems throughout the United States.
The president of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Dr. Ira Byock, provides excerpts from his book about resources for patients and families facing life-limiting illness.
A national initiative to increase awareness of hospice palliative care and services in Canada. The campaign is presented in partnership with the Canadian Palliative Care Association and The Glaxo Wellcome Foundation.
|Pain and Palliative Care Reporter|
A public resource of general information on the legal aspects of pain management and end-of-life care in the United States.
|Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care|
US organization dedicated to improving healthcare for dying persons and their families through demonstration projects addressing particular challenges to existing models of hospice and palliative care.
Consumer and professional health education on the treatment of chronic pain plus information on palliative care for those with long-term illness.
|Sue Ryder Care|
UK palliative care charity with seven hospices, which provide pain control, respite care and day care for people with serious and terminal conditions.
|Supportive Care of the Dying: A Coalition for Compassionate Care|
Tools, resources, and a quarterly newsletter for health care professionals providing end-of-life care.
Information about treatment for the physical and psychological needs of seriously ill or dying patients.