End of Life & Hospice

Resources:

When Death Occurs – What To Do

Clinical
Pastoral Education for Hospice- Clinical Pastoral Education is
interfaith professional education in the field of pastoral care. It is
intended for theological students and ministers of all faiths who want
to learn pastoral care skills and work within a pluralistic and
clinical setting. CPE offers a rich environment for 
.learning
pastoral care skills while understanding end-of-life care issues and
the overall duties of a hospice chaplain
.

 

Death
With
Dignity National Center-The mission of the Death with Dignity National
Center is to promote Death with Dignity laws based on our model
legislation, the Oregon Death with Dignity Act, both to provide an
option for dying individuals and to stimulate nationwide improvements
in end-of-life care. 

 

First
Steps- Obits & Eulogies- Etiquette- When loss occurs,
beyond
your grief there are many things to think about. It can feel
overwhelming. Because funeral care is our business, let us share our
expertise to guide you in the right direction.

 

Funeral
Planning from Afar: A Guide for Long-Distance Caregivers

 

Funeral
Questions and Resources- We have heard thousands of questions,
and
chosen to provide you with the answers to some of the more common
questions relating to a funeral, a funeral service and funeral homes.

 

How to Have
the Talk- Steps for Initiating the Hospice Conversation

 

Military
One Casualty Assistance- Resource and guidance for military
families during times of injury and loss.

 

National
Funeral Directors Association
 

National
Prison Hospice Association- Promotes hospice care for terminally ill
prisoners. Assisting corrections and hospice professionals in
their continuing efforts to develop high quality patient care
procedures and management programs. Provides a network for the exchange
of information between corrections facilities, community hospices, and
other concerned agencies about existing programs, best practices, and
new developments in the prison hospice field.

 

Preparing
for the Death of a Terminally-Ill Loved One: What to Expect, and How to
Help the Entire Family Move Forward
 

Red
River Valley Hospice- A host of archived webinars for hospice
care, as well as valuable resources for grief support.