Connecticut Coalition to Improve End of Life Care:
The mission of the Coalition is to improve the care of people who are dying and their families in the state of CT and to ensure that every individual has information about and access to compassionate, quality end-of-life care.
Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home (CAHCH):
The Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home is the largest member group of home health and hospice care leaders championing home-based solutions to foster cost-effective, person-centered healthcare in the setting people prefer most - their own home. Hospice agencies are listed at:
Connecticut Cancer Partnership, Palliative & Hospice Committee:
The Connecticut Cancer Partnership is a broad and diverse coalition of individuals and organizations representing
stakeholders in Connecticut's cancer community. Its overall goal is to reduce the burden of cancer (incidence, morbidity, mortality, and disability) and to improve the quality of life of people with cancer in Connecticut.
The 20014 -2017 Connecticut Cancer Plan includes sections addressing both palliative care and hospice care needs in the state. It will be published in February 2014.