End-of-Life Care Activities

Advocacy Activities

Resources for the Lifespan Respite Care Act of 2006

APA Policy-Related Efforts to Promote End-of-Life Care (2002)

Congressional Briefings

  • Providing Lifespan Respite Care: Vital Support for Family Caregivers  (7/03)

  • Promoting Quality Care Near the End of Life (7/01)

Other APA Resources

  • APA Resolution on End-of-Life Issues and Care

  • APA Resolution on Assisted Suicide

  • Report of the APA Working Group on Assisted Suicide and End of Life Decisions

  • Death and Dying Topic Page