Please click on any of the resources below to learn more about palliative care and its goals:


Booklets & Handouts

  1. How Can Palliative Care Help Me? (Caring Connections)

  2. Palliative Care: A Part of Your Treatment (Lung Cancer Alliance)

  3. Palliative Care for People with Respiratory Disease or Critical Illness (American Thoracic Society)

  4. Palliative Care: Improving Quality of Life for Patients and Families (American Society of Clinical Oncology)

  5. Palliative Care vs. Hospice (The Mayo Clinic)

  6. Palliative Care: What You Should Know (

  7. Palliative Care Questions and Answers (National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization)

  8. Understanding Palliative Care: A guide for people with cancer, their families and friends (Cancer Council NSW)

  9. What is Palliative Care? (Caring Connections)

  10. What You Should Know About: Palliative Care (BC Cancer Agency)


Worksheets & Interactive Quizzes

  1. Palliative Care and Lung Cancer: Getting the Support You Need (American Lung Association)

  2. Take the Quiz: Is Palliative Care Right for You? (


Web Pages

  1. A Guide to Palliative or Supportive Care (

  2. Caring for the Symptoms of Cancer and its Treatment (Cancer.Net)

  3. Lung Cancer and Palliative Care (

  4. Palliative Care (LUNGevity Foundation)

  5. Palliative Care in Cancer (National Cancer Institute)

  6. Palliative Care Provider Directory of Hospitals (

  7. Supportive (Palliative) Care (American Lung Association)

  8. Palliative Doctors (American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine)

  9. A Free Resource to Create or Update a Will (FreeWill & Lung Cancer Research Foundation)



  1. Center to Advance Palliative Care

  2. National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

  3. Patient Quality of Life Coalition


Video Library

  1. Palliative Care Patient: Regaining a Quality Life (Center to Advance Palliative Care)

  2. Palliative Care: YOU Are a BRIDGE (

  3. What is Palliative Care? (Life With Lung Cancer)

  4. What is Palliative Care? - An Introduction for Patients and Their Families (Cancer.Net)




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