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New Hampshire Hospice Care Resources

Read about hospice resources you can access in New Hampshire.

New Hampshire - Hospice Care

The aging process can be quite taxing, but especially when end-of-life care arrangements must be made. Hospice care, the most common end-of-life care strategy, places a focus on keeping their residents comfortable and pain free rather than on medical treatment. Usually called in when an individual has a life-limiting diagnosis, hospice care can be in an individual's home, an assisted living community, or a nursing home. Families benefit from the grief counseling and the advice from staff experienced with end-of-life issues. To find out if Hospice is right for you, check out Care.com's article on the pros and cons of hospice care. Our site can connect you to local hospice centers, senior caregivers, support groups and services, and organizations dedicated to end-of-life care.

New Hampshire Hospice Resources

New Hampshire Hospice and Palliative Care Organization: An organization that works to improve the quality of hospice care in New Hampshire.

Home Health & Hospice Care: A health facility located in Merrimack, NH.

Beacon Hospice: A hospice organization with multiple locations across New England.

Hospice at HCS: A hospice facility located in Keene, NH.

Care.com End of Life Care Guide: About Hospice Care: This care guide explains what hospice care is, who qualifies for this care, the cost and benefits of hospice care, and gives some important questions to guide your search for care.

HospiceNet: Resources for those who may be in need of hospice care. Includes information for caregivers, patients, children, and grief.

Cancer.org Hospice Information: Educational information regarding the search for hospice care and more. This is a step-by-step guide understanding, paying for, and finding suitable hospice care.

Hospice Foundation of America: Nationwide end-of-life care resources including descriptions of hospice care, end-of-life care information, and grief resources.

New Hampshire Cancer & Terminal Illness Resources

New Hampshire Cancer Plan: An organization dedicated to reducing the effect of cancer in NH and providing families with informative resources.

New Hampshire Breast Cancer Coalition: An organization that provides resources to families and advocates for those affected by breast cancer.

Cancer.gov End-of-life Cancer Care: Q&A on end-of-life care for cancer patients approaching death. Covers most topics that may come up with a terminal cancer patient. Also provides links to other pages on their site that may be helpful.

Cancer.org "Nearing the End of Life": End-of-life information guide from the American Cancer Society. A step-by-step guide covering topics including emotional advice, tips on decision making, types of care available, and coping with death.

HelloGrief New Hampshire: Grief resources for children and their families.

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