Hospice - We Promise

A comprehensive website provided by our partners at LHC Group, with in-depth information on hundreds of hospice topics from care planning to grief counseling. Visit us at HospiceWePromise.com.

A guide for families and caregivers

You are not alone in your role as caregiver. We are here to care for your loved one and support you during this time. Download our Guide for Caregivers to learn more about what to expect during hospice care.

Hospice volunteer program

Hospice volunteers often say that helping those in need at a critical point in their lives is profoundly rewarding and emotionally meaningful. Learn how you can become a hospice volunteer in your community.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Learn more about the We Honor Veterans program and other benefits available to American veterans in need of hospice care at va.gov.

Advance directives

An advance directive – a living will and/or a medical power of attorney – refers to instructions about your future medical care in the event that you become unable to speak for yourself. Each state regulates the use of advance directives differently. The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization provides free advance directive documents and instructions.

Medicare and Medicaid

For more information about Medicare and Medicaid benefits for patients 65 and older, visit cms.gov.

Hospice care and advocacy

Learn more about hospice care and patient advocacy at National Hospice Foundation and Hospice Action Network.

National Association for Home Care and Hospice

Click here for patient resources and the latest home health care news.

Patient’s Bill of Rights

Click here to learn more about your rights as a patient under the new Affordable Care Act.

Krames Online

As part of our commitment to you, we have partnered with Krames Online to provide an up-to-date health education library. Use this resource to access more than 4,000 topics related to health and medication.