Lighting the Way in Pennsylvania.
Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition’s mission is to provide resources to families, volunteers and medical professionals caring for children with life-limiting illnesses.
Our goal is to provide a clearer path for children and their families coping with this difficult, life-altering experience.
Save the Dates
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 – Transitions of Care for Medically Complex Children
Keynote Speaker: Caroline McCardell, BSN, RN, CHPPN
Lincoln Education Center in the UPMC Hamot Women’s Hospital
118 East 2nd Street, Erie, PA 16507
Friday, May 12, 2017 – Incorporating Creative Therapies in the Home
Keynote Speaker: Sarah Miedel, MS, CCLS, LBS
Excela Square at Norwin, Irwin, PA
Thursday, October 5, 2017 – 3rd Annual PPCC Conference: Navigating Challenges in Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Chris Feudtner
Malvern, PA (Philadelphia Area)
Become a Member
This year we are introducing the opportunity to become a PPCC member. The cost is minimal – $25 – but it will help us continue to further our mission of providing resources such as our Care Plan Book and conferences to families, volunteers and medical professionals caring for children with life-limiting illnesses.
Care Plan Book
The Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition (PPCC) is pleased to present our Care Plan Book which is designed to make the caregiver’s job of managing and tracking information easier and more convenient. We understand how overwhelming and difficult that task can be. Our goal is that this reference guide (available as a binder or flash drive), to be used by families, caregivers and medical professionals, will become an invaluable resource.