Join the hundreds of interdisciplinary palliative and hospice social work and care professionals in becoming a member of the SWHPN network of caregivers, practitioners, policy makers and educators aligning to further the field of care and champion advancements in best practices, research, funding and policy.


  • Free online access to all current and previous issues of the Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care published by Taylor and Francis
  • An online interactive member-only "virtual community of practice" that provides timely access to a repository of resources vital to the advancement of social workers in end-of-life and palliative care
  • Quarterly newsletters on current developments in end-of-life and palliative care
  • Relevant policy updates and other current events related to health care reform
  • Discount at annual General Assembly professional conference for professionals in end-of-life and palliative care
  • Opportunities for collaboration with physicians, nurses and multidisciplinary palliative care organizations
  • Social Work leadership award eligibility
  • Coming soon! Career Center for posting and searching relevant jobs


Individual Professional: $125
Student:  $25 (Must email copy of valid student ID)

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