About us

Charitable organization "Association of palliative and hospice care" is dedicated to activities aimed at organizing and development of palliative care patients and their families facing the problem of a mortal disease.

News of the week

On 12th April 2017 Association have organised our next training with the international (Polish) participation "Basics of palliative and hospice care" for the medical and social workers of Kyiv oblast. Human (patient) rights, modern approaches to medical care of dying, multidiciplinary cooperation - such are topics we plan to cover. The event have been organised in the Association's training center in village Petriwske (5km from Kyiv) with 15 beds in-patient hospice care ward. Our next training for medical workers has taken place on 11th May 2017 in the Kyiv clinical hospital # 7.


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The mission of the Association of palliative and hospice care is to promote palliative care in Ukraine by supporting initiatives to consolidate the efforts of the public, experts, government representatives and business to implement hospice and palliative care in Ukraine.

The stronerst features of Association of palliative and hospice care: Openness to changes and innovations; Wish to combine different disciplines and branches; Young staff.

If you can not cure, we must try to reduce human suffering. The person continues to live and needs a decent end to life. Anyone who has been personally faced with this problem, knows its price.

                       

 Volunteers of Association continue game-therapy with seriosly sick children

  

Information about Asociation of palliative and hospice care

Goal

To provide activities directed to the organization and development of palliative care to patients and their families facing the problem the incurable illness.

Mission statement

Encouraging of palliative care development in Ukraine by support of iniciatives, consolidation of efforts of public society, experts, administration and business for implementation of the pallaitvie care in Ukraine.

Basic challenges for the Association

Determination and providing of available, accessible palliative care in Ukraine; training for staff and volunteers; support of public initiatives, consolidation and integration of efforts of public organizations, specialists in relation to development and providing of palliative care in Ukraine; forming of public awareness about palliative care in Ukraine; providing of adequate pain control; creation of favorable investment climate.

Priorities of the activities

Coordination of work of medical, social workers and public society directed to the complex care of people with incurable illnesses; empowerment of citizens for better rights and interests ensuring while receiving health / social / psychological / spiritual care; raising of the professional skills of pallaitve care providers; studing of the leading foreing experience in palliative / hospice care; encouraging of the access to pain control; development of new principles and approaches in medical care in frames of palliative / hospice care; technical, informational and resourse support of health care facilities providing palliative care.

Membership

Every member of the Association has the right to leave the Association; both individuals and organizations could be members of the Association; member of the Association has privileges during selection of the candidates to schooling oversees, while project  application procedures, while selection of grantees etc.

Please contact us by e-mail doroha@inbox.ru, phone + 38 097 14 17 456 (Alexander Wolf MSW). Our Youtube channel