Promoting Excellence : Directory of Prison End-of-Life Care Initiatives

Name:
Volunteers of American - GRACE Project: Directory of Prison End-of-Life Care Initiatives

Description:
A directory of end-of-life care programs for terminally ill inmates in prisons throughout the United States.

Category:
Organizational Tools - Programmatic Material

Source:
Continuing GRACE: Correctional End of Life Care Initiative
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)
5410 Grove St
Chevy Chase MD 20815
301.652.3331
FAX: 301.907.3338
www.graceprojects.org

Contact:
Helen B. McNeal
Project Leader
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
The directory is distributed through the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization's - Continuing GRACE Correctional End of Life Care initiative to all current and under-development end of life care programs, Department of Corrections in all states, and the Bureau of Prisons. It was designed to encourage dialogue and interaction between programs.

Keywords: program description, services offered, services provided

References:
This tools was developed by the GRACE Project specifically for this project.

To view this tool:
Please visit the following Web site and contact the Grace Project for information about this tool: http://www.graceprojects.org/graceprojects/resources.htm

Updated March 17, 2005

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Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying people and their families. Visit PromotingExcellence.org for more resources.

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