Video on What Matters at the End of Life

Advance Care Planning

COHO: Choosing Options, Honoring Options
www.COHORogueValley.org

POLST: Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment
www.ohsu.edu/polst/about

Oregon Advance Directive: Healthcare Decisions
www.oregonhealthdecisions.org

Go Wish Cards
www.codaalliance.org/gowishcards.html

Palliative Care

Center to Advance Palliative Care
www.capc.org

Providence Connections
oregon.providence.org/patients/programs/providence-connections-southern-oregon

Providence Home Health Palliative Care
oregon.providence.org/patients/programs/providence-home-health-palliative-care

Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center Palliative Care
http://www.asante.org/site-search/?term=palliative&idx=3 

Grief Support

WinterSpring Center-Transforming Grief and Loss
www.winterspring.org

Asante Hospice Bereavement Program
www.asante.org/RVMC/Medical-Services/rvmc_hospice/bereavement

Providence Hospice Bereavement Program
oregon.providence.org/patients/programs/providence-hospice-bereavement-services

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.
www.extension.umn.edu/family/financial-security/who-gets-grandmas-pie-plate

Trusted National Resources

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
www.nhpco.org

End-of-Life Care- Mayo Clinic
www.mayoclinic.com/health/end-of-life/MY00365

Journal of Palliative Medicine
palliativejournal.stanford.edu

Center to Advance Palliative Care
www.capc.org

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
http://aahpm.org

Literature and Readings

Sacred Vigil Press
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.

Living with Dying, a complete guide for caregivers by Janna Beecham and Katie Ortlip, RN, LCSW
A manual for people taking on a caregiving role by two local Southern Oregon authors. The book has been part of developing the philosophy at Southern Oregon Friends of Hospice and is a strait forward guide for anyone dealing with dying. Digital or physical copies can be purchased on Amazon.