Links

HAWAI`I SITES

Elderly Affairs Division, City & County of Honolulu
www.elderlyaffairs.com

Executive Office on Aging
health.hawaii.gov/eoa

Living Your Dying: The Website for Rev. Mits Aoki, PhD
mitsaoki.com/about-mits

Outreach for Grieving Youth Alliance
www.grievingyouth.org

The St. Francis International Center for Healthcare Ethics
www.bioethicshawaii.org

END-OF-LIFE AND AGING SITES

AARP
www.aarp.org

Aging With Dignity
www.agingwithdignity.org

Alzheimer’s Association
www.alz.org

American Geriatric Society
www.americangeriatrics.org

American Hospice Foundation
www.americanhospice.org

Americans for Better Care of the Dying
www.abcd-caring.org/mainpage.htm

Association for Death Education and Counseling
www.adec.org

Caring Connections
www.caringinfo.org

Center for Practical Bioethics
www.practicalbioethics.org

Center to Improve Care for the Dying
www.gwu.edu

Dying Well
www.dyingwell.org

Education for Physicians on End-of-Life Care (EPEC)
www.epec.net

End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) Project
www.aacn.nche.edu/elnec

Funeral Consumers Alliance
www.funerals.org

Good Endings (in Japanese)
www.goodendings.net

Griefnet.org
www.griefnet.org

Growth House Inc. Resource Directory
www.growthhouse.org

Hospice Foundation of America
www.hospicefoundation.org

Hospice Net
www.hospicenet.org

Innovations in End-of-Life Care
www2.edc.org/lastacts

Life’s End Institute/Missoula Demonstration Project
www.dyingwell.com/MDP.htm

The Metta Institute
www.mettainstitute.org

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
www.nhpco.org

On Our Own Terms: Moyers on Dying
www.pbs.org/wnet/onourownterms

National website for Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatments (POLST) 
www.POLST.org

Rand/Center to Improve Care of the Dying
www.medicaring.org


PAIN AND PALLIATIVE CARE

Alliance of State Pain Initiatives
aspi.wisc.edu

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
www.aahpm.org

American Pain Foundation
www.painfoundation.org
A non-profit, information resource and patient advocacy organization. Their mission is to improve the quality of life of people with pain by providing practical information for patients, raising public awareness and understanding of pain, and advocating against barriers to effective treatment.

American Pain Society
www.ampainsoc.org

American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Center for Health Law Studies, St. Louis University
www.painandthelaw.org

Center to Advance Palliative Care
www.getpalliativecare.org

Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
www.hpna.org

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
www.nhpco.org

Pain.com
www.pain.com

Pain and the Law
www.painandthelaw.org
A comprehensive collection of materials and commentary on the legal and professional issues raised by the treatment of pain. Links to federal legislation and court decisions.

Palliative Care Council of South Australia
www.pallcare.asn.au/mc/mccontents.html

StopPain.org (Dept. of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel Medical Center)
www.StopPain.org

CAREGIVING SITES

Caregiver.com
www.caregiver.com

Caregiver Resource Directory
www.stoppain.org/caregivers/resource_form.html

Careguide.com
www.careguide.com

Family Caregiver Alliance
www.caregiver.org

Home Care Companions
www.homecarecompanions.org

National Alliance for Caregiving
www.caregiving.org

National Family Caregivers Association
www.nfcacares.org

Rosalyn Carter Institute for Human Development
www.rci.gsw.edu


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