Understanding Hospice

Hospice Care Information for Families

Useful Resources


Provides information and support for planning, caring for a loved one, living with an illness, or grieving a loss.

Family Caregiver Alliance

Offers educational publications, newsletters, fact sheets, and audio conferences related to the unique needs of caregivers.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | Hospice Benefits

Information on Veterans Administration hospice services and benefits. Your VA or hospice social worker can provide more details about this financial resource if needed.

Medicare Hospice Benefits (Download PDF)

This official government booklet includes information about the Medicare hospice benefit.