National Healthcare Decisions Day exists to inspire, educate & empower the public & providers about the importance of advance care planning. National Healthcare Decisions Day is an initiative to encourage patients to express their wishes regarding healthcare and for providers and facilities to respect those wishes, whatever they may be.


By contributing to National Healthcare Decisions Day, you will help more people across the U.S. understand the value of advance healthcare planning--including advance directives. You will be helping to ensure people have the information they need to prepare for a medical crisis.

All NHDD donations are made through the National Hospice Foundation, you can make a secure, tax-deductible donation through the National Hospice Foundation's NHDD donation website

All levels of supporters of NHDD receive an emailed acknowledgment of the tax-deductible NHDD contribution for the online donation.

If you or your organization prefer to send a check, please send it to "NHDD" at National Hospice Foundation, 1731 King St., Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314

If your organization would like more information about the benefits of the supporting National Healthcare Decisions Day, please send us a message.