Special thanks to Marty Hogan, LCSW, MSW, hospice social worker and writer of the Sacred Vigil Press booklets, for her willingness to share her words and wisdom through much of this website. Visit Sacred Vigil Press at www.sacredvigil.com or call 800-485-8971 to learn more about the Sacred Vigil Booklets used to comfort and support the hospice patient and their caregiver through the dying process.
Advance Care Planning
COHO: Choosing Options, Honoring Options
POLST: Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment
Oregon Advance Directive: Healthcare Decisions
Go Wish Cards
Center to Advance Palliative Care
Providence Home Health Palliative Care
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center Palliative Care
Oregon Hospice Association
Asante Ashland Community Hospital Hospice
WinterSpring Center-Transforming Grief and Loss
Asante Hospice Bereavement Program
Lovejoy Hospice Adult and Children’s Bereavement Programs
Providence Hospice Bereavement Program
Help for Transferring Personal Possessions After A Loved One Dies
Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Pie Plate?
A site that offers research-based educational resources to help individuals make more informed decisions about passing on or transferring personal possessions, a task facing individuals at end of life.