Transitions LifeCare is an independent organization that is not
officially governed by any local, state or national organization. It is, however, affiliated with many resource organizations and is certified by the Accreditation Commission for Home Care (ACHC).
“Aging Matters” helps you navigate the many choices and issues we face as we age or care for an aging loved one.
The Academy is the professional organization for physicians specializing in hospice and palliative medicine. Membership is also open to nurses and other healthcare providers who are committed to improving the quality of life of patients and families facing life-threatening or serious conditions.
The Association for Home & Hospice (AHHC) represents more than 600 licensed agencies across North Carolina, providing health and health-related services in the home and community. It is one of the oldest and the largest organizations of its kind in the nation.
When you are facing a serious illness, you need relief from symptoms. You need to better understand your condition and choices for care. You need to improve your ability to tolerate medical treatments. And, you and your family need to be able to carry on with everyday life. This is what palliative care can do.
ConsumerSafety.org is a comprehensive resource offering safety guides for seniors, families, and patients, as well as publishing important health news, recalls, and safety alerts.
Established in 1986, the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association is the nation’s largest and oldest professional nursing organization dedicated to promoting excellence in hospice and palliative nursing care.
Hospice Foundation of America exists to help those who cope personally or professionally with terminal illness, death and the process of grief and bereavement.
NHPCO’s mission is to create an America where every individual can value the experience of the end of life.
Palliative Care Network provides a platform for palliative care professionals to teach, interact, and exchange ideas with fellow colleagues in places around the world where the knowledge gap is wider than the technology gap.
Caring Connections, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), is a national consumer and community engagement initiative to improve care at the end of life, supported by a grant from The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
The Senior Resource Alliance (SRA) of the Triangle is made up of professionals from around the Triangle who are well known and respected in the senior community. The SRA of the Triangle is an organization that is a source of ethical, competent, trusted resources, and solutions for seniors.
United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) brings together local community partners in Durham, Orange, Johnston, and Wake counties: member agencies, nonprofits, government volunteers and experts to focus on lasting changes, not temporary fixes to key issues.
Wake CRC is a network of local nonprofit and community agencies working together to provide easy access to aging and disability information and services.