The California Hospice and Palliative Care Association is here to help as your hospice and palliative care subject matter expert.  CHAPCA provides education, tools, resources and services for our California provider members with the main goal of ensuring that our providers are equipped and compliant to provide high quality hospice and palliative care to patients and families. 

All memberships with CHAPCA are based on a calendar year and are valid from January 1st - December 31st annually. Below, please review the three options for membership.  Click the title of each membership for additional information on the benefits of each membership. 


Hospice Provider Membership

Corporate agencies or individual companies that provide hospice care are eligible to be Provider members of CHAPCA. Provider member dues are based on the actual operating expenditures for hospice care during the previous fiscal year for that single office. Providers with multiple offices or branches should calculate dues for each individual office location. Corporate discounts are available to agencies with four or more locations/offices in their network.

Providers are encouraged to register each office so they can be included in CHAPCA’s online membership directory and in referrals from our office. In addition, 5 staff members of a member provider office is considered a CHAPCA member for purposes of registration for educational programs and other services provided by CHAPCA.  


Associate Membership

Any individual or company that provides a product or service to the hospice industry may be an associate member.  Hospice care providers are not eligible to be associate members.


Professional Education Pass 

The professional education pass is for individuals only and provides a discounted rate on CHAPCA education and conference attendance.