The Association for Home & Hospice Care of North Carolina (AHHC) is a nonprofit trade association representing providers of home health hospice, palliative care, personal care, private duty nursing and companion/sitter services.The Association was established in 1972 and currently has a membership of over 825 provider agencies and vendors. AHHC's mission is REAL: Resources, Education, Advocacy and Leadership. Our services include: technical assistance via email and telephone, monthly newsletters, quality educational programs, annual directory, email alerts, and political lobbying. AHHC strongly advocates for their members and the many patients they serve, and is recognized by colleagues, regulators, and legislators as one of the most active and effective home care associations in the US.