Links of Interest

A wide variety of information is available about hospice care and 
end-of-life care on these websites. 

  • Aging with DignityFive Wishes advance care planning document. Advice on health care decisions and what you want your loved ones to know.
  • Growth HouseGateway to resources for life-threatening illness and end-of-life-care.
  • Honor My WishesHMW’s goal is for society to plan effectively for end-of-life concerns and to have discussions about these issues become a normal part of our conversations. HMW has created a comprehensive end-of-life planning tool.
  • Nursing Home Abuse GuideInformation on the many aspects of nursing home injury and abuse, which includes steps for consumers to ensure they are protecting their loved ones.
  • The Conversation ProjectThe Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care. The website includes a Starter Kit for helping begin this important discussion with loved ones.
  • The Gift InitiativeThe Gift Initiative is a community education collaborative in Tennessee led by Alive Hospice with partners from Vanderbilt University, Saint Thomas Health, Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation and a growing list of individuals who recognize the critical need for education about advance planning for serious illness and end-of-life care.