PPCC strives to provide comprehensive, up-to-date information on pediatric palliative care/hospice options, as well as support organizations and self-help groups in Pennsylvania and the country.
NEW! Pediatric Palliative Care: A Toolkit for Community Providers – Erie, PA: April 25, 2018 10am – 3pm, Lincoln Education Center, UPMC Hamot Women’s Hospital. For more information, click here.
ChiPPS E-Journal E-Journals are produced by ChiPPS (the Children’s Project on Palliative/Hospice Services), a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO). For a complete list: CHiPPS E-Journals
Article – Pittsburgh Post Gazette – Pittsburgh doctor shares struggles and privilege of treating dying children – 8/2017
Article – NY Times – For Kids with Cancer, Focusing on Quality of Life – 2017
Courageous Parents Network – We are pleased to share these excellent resources from our friends at Courageous Parents Network.
Top 5 Videos of 2016 #1 Jessica, on being Rachel’s Big Sister; #2 Dr. Joanne Wolfe presents on Pediatric Palliative Care as a Social Issue; #3 Two SMA Type 1 Families. Two Paths. #4 When the time comes: The last hour of Talon’s life. #5 I wish there had been more support and fewer decisions at the beginning.
Blog – Courageous Parents Network – So, how many kids do you have; Helping families answer the question: How many children do you have?