Welcome to HPCANYS

Welcome to the Hospice & Palliative Care Association of New York State website. This site is designed to provide the public and our members with information about end-of-life care.

Vision Statement

All persons who are seriously ill receive a full spectrum of care to maximize their quality of life according to their own values, goals and preferences.

Mission Statement

To promote the availability and accessibility of quality hospice and palliative care for all persons in New York State confronted with life-limiting illness.

Upcoming Events

World-Class Service Excellence: 90 Ideas in 90 Minutes!

January 24, 2019 Learn tips, tactics, and techniques that create positive patient, client, and staff experiences in this fast-paced session.  Creating these positive...

A Pilgrim's Way through Grief - Book Release, Film Premiere, Candle Lighting and Reception

January 27, 2019 Please join us for an interactive, one-hour program: Readings from A Pilgrim’s Way through Grief Premiere showing of Spirit Calling Sharing...

New Volunteer Manager Series: Common Challenges & FAQs for New Hospice Volunteer Managers

January 31, 2019 Conversations with new volunteer managers reveal many similar questions and challenges.  The first webinar of this series will address common challenges...