World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2016
World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is on October 8 2016. The theme is Living and Dying in Pain: It doesn’t have to happen.
What are the aims of World Hospice and Palliative Care Day?
To share our vision to increase the availability of hospice and palliative care throughout the world by creating opportunities to speak out about the issues
To raise awareness and understanding of the needs – medical, social, practical, spiritual – of people living with a life limiting illness and their families
To raise funds to support and develop hospice and palliative care services around the world.