We have a list of great resources that may be of help to you in this time.
Barbara Karnes (BK) has dedicated the last 32 years to caring, comforting and educating dying people and their loved ones. In non-medical language, she writes about the most useful things she’s learned. Her books and blogs are inspirational, insightful and practical.
Five Wishes, a guide to creating a living will, is written in everyday language that helps start and structure important conversations about care in times of serious illness.
Hospice Foundation of America
The Hospice Foundation of America website offers a wealth of end of life care resources for professionals, patients and families.
Hospice & Palliative Care Association of Michigan
The Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Michigan has a long history of advocacy, education and support for those providing end-of-life care, bereavement support and advance care planning in Michigan. Their website features information and resources for patient and families, as well as hospice, palliative care and advanced care planning professionals.
National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization
Promotes care for the terminally ill and provides information about hospice services in the United States. Hospices provide medical care for dying patients, as well as counseling and supportive services for the patient and family members.