End of Life Resources
End-Of Life Planning and Bereavement Support
Henry Ford Hospice
Access information and tools to assist you and your loved ones with end-of-life planning, decisions and documentation.
Website: Henry Ford Hospice
- Macomb- (586) 276-9500
- Oakland- (248) 723-0033
- Wayne- (313) 337-7600
SandCastles Grief Support Program for Children and Families offers open-ended support for children who have experienced the death of a loved one.
Phone: (313) 874-6881
Advance Care Planning
Advance care planning includes getting information on the types of life-sustaining treatments that are available, deciding what types of treatment you would or would not want should you be diagnosed with a life-limiting illness, sharing your wishes with your loved ones, and completing advance directives in writing the types of treatments you would or would not want if you should be unable to speak for yourself.
Website: Advance Care Planning
Caring Connections provides free brochures on end-of-life topics including advance care planning, caregiving, hospice and palliative care, pain, grief and loss and financial issues.
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Losing a Puzzle Piece
This is a website for siblings and young adults who are caregivers and grievers to find and share stories, resources, and community. It is written from the perspective of two sisters who lost their 39 year old sister to cancer.
Website: Losing a Puzzle Piece
The Compassionate Friends
This group offers telephone support and understanding to families who have lost a child. They maintain a resource library and have a national chapter network and newsletter.
Website: Compassionate Friends