Veterans

Military Appreciation Month

The IL-HPCO Veterans Work Group salutes all current and former service persons during Military Appreciation Month.

Special observances during this month include:

  • Military Spouse Appreciation Day (May 6) – Recognizes the important role our military families play in keeping our Armed Forces strong and our country safe
  • Armed Forces Day (May 21) –  Honors everyone serving in the U.S. Military branches; Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Navy, Space Force
  • Memorial Day (May 31) – Commemorates the men and women who died while in military service. All Americans are encouraged to pause, wherever they are, at 3:00 pm local time for a minute of silence.

IL-HPCO is proud to support the We Honor Veterans program and all who participate in it.


Strengthening Support for Veterans Programs

One out of every four dying Americans is a Veteran. IL-HPCO supports fostering and strengthening the provision of palliative and hospice care to Illinois veteran through the enhancement of knowledge and collaboration between hospice agencies and regional, state and local Veterans Administration entities and representatives.

Veterans Webinars

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