Advancing compassionate, comprehensive care of children with life-limiting conditions.
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Palliative care providers regularly care for patients with a serious illness, many of whom are engaging in the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) either alone or along with traditional medical therapies. A subset of these patients may be engaging in therapies that not only have little or no evidence for efficacy, but also carry significant potential risks to their health and well-being. Read more here.
What we do
How you can help
Learning that your child has a life-limiting illness can be devastating. It can be confusing and overwhelming to begin to understand what you may need medically and emotionally. Navigating the system along with your own feelings can be challenging and frustrating. Many parents want to seek out as much information as possible.
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We work to improve access to and quality of palliative care for children suffering life-limiting conditions. We aim to make it easier for families to find the guidance and support they need when navigating the complexities of caring for their child. More...
Become a member, attend our events, or donate now to support our important work and strengthen our efforts to collaborate and improve pediatric palliative care services. More...
A SAD LOSS TO OUR COMMUNITY
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our co-founder and administrator, Richard Graham-Yooll.
Please read our tribute to Richard to find out more about who he was and what he did for our community.