Welcome to the Social Work Hospice & Palliative Care Network!

Our national network of psychosocial care professionals is actively dedicated to providing the best and latest information, professional resources, policy updates, and new and emerging education and research best practices in palliative and hospice care. Join us for access to the latest in current events, trainings, networking opportunities, and more!

The Team Conference for Hospice and Palliative Care

SWHPN, in partnership with the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), is pleased to announce The 2nd Annual Team Conference for Hospice and Palliative Care, which will take place virtually September 28-29th, 2023. This two-day virtual conference brings together social workers, nurses, doctors, chaplains, and other members of the interdisciplinary team for a collaborative learning event. With dynamic live and recorded sessions, Q-and-A, and an interactive poster session, this event will have something for everyone to strengthen the full team.

Fall 2023 Programming

Register today for our Fall 2023 Munch & Learn Series:
  • September 8, 2023 - Munch and Learn: Using Faith Language in Advance Care Planning Conversations
  • October 13, 2023 - Munch and Learn: Whose Job is it Anyway? A Conversation about Transdisciplinary Palliative Care Practice
  • November 17, 2023 - Munch and Learn: Creating Calm in the Midst of Chaos

Registration is open through November 17, 2023.