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Recent Criterion Article on Hospice and Palliative Care Initiative!


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Want your parish to know more about Hospice and Palliative Care?

We can help bring a Hospice and Palliative Care educational talk or conference to your parish!

Contact beichhorn@archindy.org to learn more!



popeJune 26th Conference:

June 26th Hospice and Palliative Care Conference Videos

Power Point Slides

Ethical and Religious Directives

Health Care Representative Form

Advanced Care Directives

A Catholic Guide to Health Care Directives






Hospital Support:

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Franciscan Health Hospice

St. Vincent Health Hospice

St. Vincent Palliative Care/ Supportive Care


USCCB Resources:

Euthanasia and Physician Assisted Suicide Videos

Killing the Pain, Not the Patient Palliative Care VS Assisted Suicide Bulletin Insert

The Conversation Project: Encourage end-of-life conversations in your family, parish, and community.Have the conversation at your kitchen table NOT the intensive care unit. Be prepared, know your loved one's wishes BEFORE they are in crisis.

Need help starting the conversation? : The Conversation Project



Catholic Health Association USA

palliative and hospice care


Episode on palliative and hospice care
What is palliative and hospice care and what does Catholic social teaching say about it? What conversations do clinicians need to have with their patients and each other about end of life issues? In this month's episode of Catholic Health USA, we discuss palliative and hospice care with panel of experts from CHA, the Archdiocese of Boston, Washington University, Mercy and St. Louis University.


Catholic Health USA Palliative Care Resources















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