Have the Conversation

Have the Conversation

Find resources on how to have a conversation about your wishes for quality of life when it matters most.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Events planned to drive awareness of options for care available for those facing chronic and life-limiting illnesses.

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Conference and Awards

Conference and Awards

Each year the Coalition hosts the Delaware Hospice and Palliative Care Conference and Awards.

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Our vision is to stimulate public and professional awareness, share knowledge, and create change so that every Delawarean is aware of issues and choices related to hospice and palliative care.

Our mission is to strengthen collaboration between the public and professional communities of Delaware regarding hospice and palliative care.

To serve as an umbrella organization to:

  • Share resources and information
  • Promote public and professional education
  • Foster innovations in provision of care
  • Address public policy
  • Increase cooperation among various groups that provide hospice and palliative care services

Finally, Our goals are to:

  • Ensure best practices in hospice and palliative care
  • Help individuals & families understand their healthcare options
  • Illuminate the special needs of veterans and to connect veterans with appropriate care
  • Educate the public on the importance of and possible choices in healthcare directives
  • Recognize and reward excellence in professionals working in hospice & palliative care
  • Bring survivors of suicide loss together for support and healing
  • Build hope in those that mourn the death of a loved one