Government Agency Resources
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Advancing healthcare with a model that works. NHPCO enhances and expands access to care that addresses holistic health and the well-being of communities.
Hospice Foundation of America
HFA is a trusted source of information on end of life, hospice care and grief. Throughout this site you will find information about living with advanced life-limiting illness, options for care and helpful resources for caregivers.
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine is the professional organization for professionals specializing in hospice and palliative medicine.
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs
Promotes independence, empowerment, and well-being of older people, individuals with disabilities, and their families. We ensure access to the resources you need to live healthy in every community in the Commonwealth.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH)
DPH keeps people healthy and communities strong. We promote the health and well-being of all residents by ensuring access to high-quality public health and healthcare services, focusing on prevention and wellness, and health equity for all.
Massachusetts Elder Abuse
Call 911 or make a verbal report to the Massachusetts Elder Abuse Hotline at (800) 922-2275. You want to report anonymously, as filing online requires you submit your name. You do not have the name and address of the victim. The online reporting system will not allow you to file such reports.
Joint Committee on Elder Affairs – Massachusetts Legislature
24 Beacon St., Room 424
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: (617) 722-1578
24 Beacon St., Room 167
Boston, MA 02133
Phone: (617) 722-2810