Hospice and Palliative Care Resources
When a loved one is seriously ill, hospice and palliative care are important services to consider. Specialists in these areas (including pediatric palliative and hospice care) offer compassionate care, including comfort and pain management, to support the emotional, physical and spiritual well-being of the patient and maximize the quality of life during this difficult time.
Common Questions about Visiting Someone in Hospice
Preparing a Child to Visit a Hospice Patient
- New York Times article: An essay about the difficult decision of when to enter hospice care.
Please note that The Parmenter Foundation, Inc. does not own, operate, or manage any of the organizations listed as resources on this web site, or derive any revenues from referrals. It is important for users to independently evaluate whether these resources are appropriate for their families.