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NCHPP Awards

Advancing End-of-Life Care Access Award – Nominees Sought

The Advancing End-of-Life Care Access Award recognizes provider initiatives that have significantly increased the type, scope, or range of services offered to and used by a traditionally underserved population. 

Nomination Information 

Volunteers are the Foundation of Hospice

Volunteers are the Foundation of Hospice honors hospice volunteers who reflect the universal concept of volunteerism in its truest sense – serving as inspiration to others.

The award recognizes volunteers for their service in the following categories:

  • Patient/Family Service, for volunteers working directly with patients, their families, and friends
  • Organizational Support, for volunteers whose work includes fundraising, board service, and/or administrative support
  • Youth Service, for young volunteers who have dedicated time and energy to hospice in a meaningful way, unique for their age group

Learn more about the 2013 Volunteer Award recipients

Volunteers are the Foundation of Hospice is a collaboration between the National Council for Hospice and Palliative Professionals and the National Hospice Foundation.

Click here  for a list of past recipients of this award.