Patients & Families

Please see below for organizations and advocacy groups who are focused on providing information about end-of-life care:

  • The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC)
  • Growth House, Inc.  A non-profit organization working with grief, bereavement, hospice, and end-of-life issues.
  • Cancer Family Care: Cancer Family Care provides counseling and understanding to cancer patients and their families to help them cope with the devastating emotional impact of disease and loss serving the residents of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.
  • American Alliance of Cancer Pain Initiatives: The American Alliance of Cancer Pain Initiatives is dedicated to promoting cancer pain relief nationwide by supporting the efforts of State Cancer Pain Initiatives. Cancer Pain Initiatives are voluntary, grassroots organizations composed of nurses, physicians, pharmacists, social workers, psychologists, and representatives of clergy, higher education, and government. Initiatives and their participants provide education and advocacy to healthcare providers, cancer patients and their families.