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National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

(Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm EST) * Information for hospice care of terminally ill persons. Referrals to hospice programs nationwide.
Voice: 1-800-658-8898; 1-877-658-8896 (SPANISH)
Website: or
Verified: 7/24/2013

Hospice Education Institute

Provides information and referrals regarding hospice care.
Voice: 1-800-331-1620
Verified: 7/23/2013

Hospice Foundation of America

Provides education and information on hospice care. Sponsors research. Offers teleconference series 'Living with Grief' for bereaved families. Audiotapes for clergy.
Voice: 1-800-854-3402
Verified: 7/24/2013

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