End of Life Resources

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

This nonprofit national association provides comprehensive consumer free resources and in-depth information about end-of-life issues; including how to select a hospice, how to address caregiver needs, and many other in-depth topics.

Help Line: 1-800-658-8898

http://www.caringinfo.org

Federal Trade Commission

This governmental web site provides a very comprehensive consumer guide to funeral products and costs.

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/products/pro19.shtm

AARP

The web site of AARP is packed with senior information and resources. The link below will take you to AARP’s web section about End-of-Life information.

http://www.aarp.org/relationships/caregiving-resource-center/endoflifecare/

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center

A local, independent 501(c)3 non-profit organization bringing dementia specific education and support to family and professional caregivers throughout Central Florida. Located in Orlando, Florida, its primary service area consists of Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties. They focus on the often forgotten victim, the caregiver, ensuring quality care and service.
www.adrccares.org/