External Links

Virginia Advanced Medical Directive

Additional Resources:

AARP Grief and Loss

Toll-free Support Line: 866.797.2277

Administration on Aging

(202) 619-0724

Alzheimer’s Association

Blue Ridge Chapter: 540.563.1618 Toll-free: 800.272.3900

American Cancer Society

Toll-free: 800.ACS.2345

American Hospital Association – Put it in Writing

English/Spanish website that provides consumers and providers with information on advance directives. Contains downloadable information, instructions and wallet cards.



National: 800-658-8898 (NHPCO)

Council of Community Services

Roanoke: 540.985.0131 Toll-free: 800.354.3388

Eldercare Locator

Toll-free: 800.677.1116

Family Caregiver Alliance

National: 415.434.3388

Palliative Care Partnership of the Roanoke Valley


LOA (League of Older Americans) Area Agency on Aging

Roanoke: 540.345.0451 New River Valley: 540.980.7720

National Alliance for Caregiving

National: 301.718.8444

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

National: 703.837.1500

Red Cross Caregiving Courses

Roanoke: 540.985.3550

Senior Navigator

(866) 393-0957