Linking to World Hospice and Palliative Care Day on 11 October, the ICPCN would like to use the entire month of October to run the #Hatsonforchildrenshospicecare social media campaign that not only raises awareness of children’s palliative care but also recognises the various and valuable members of a children’s palliative care multidisciplinary or interdisciplinary team, all of whom work together to provide holistic and coordinated care to the child and to the family.
Author Jeff Dixon once said: “You can’t do everything; but you can do something.” ICPCN has supplied a list of things that you can do in October to show your support for this campaign and possibly win a prize of one of three $25 Amazon vouchers. Here are some suggestions:
- Support the campaign on your social media pages
- Give a donation
- Raise funds by hosting or organising an event
If there are no services close to you, you may consider a donation to the ICPCN. The ICPCN carries out vital work developing, supporting, educating and networking children’s hospice and palliative care services around the world…read more