A physicians’ credentialing organization that has as its ultimate purpose improvement in the care of patients with life-threatening or serious conditions through the advancement of hospice and palliative medicine.
CancerCare is a national non-profit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.
The Hospice Education Institute provides information and education about hospice and palliative care, and referrals to local hospices nationwide.
JourneyCare (Formerly Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois)
405 Lake Zurich Road
Barrington, IL 60010
The organization helps patients realize their quality of life and end-of-life goals through pain and symptom management, compassionate care, cutting-edge therapies and a full range of social services for both patients and their loved ones.
The organization is committed to offering a safety net of services that improve physical and emotional well-being and meet the spiritual needs of people of all ages, and providing information for direct access to hospice and palliative care in the local (Chicago) area.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
1731 King Street, Suite 100
Alexandria, VA 22314
800.646.6460 (Member Service Center)
800.658.8898 (Help Line)
NHPCO is the largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the US. It is committed to improving end of life care and expanding access to hospice care with the goal of profoundly enhancing quality of life for those people and their loved ones.
NAHC is a trade association representing the interests and concerns of the nation’s home care agencies, hospices, and home care aide organization and medical equipment suppliers.
This organization serves residents of Cook, Lake, McHenry, Kane, DuPage and Will counties in Illinois.