Sri Lanka – Daily News
The Palliative Care Association of Sri Lanka (PCASL) aims to target the development of Palliative Care at the primary health care level to access to those who need it most with limited economic capacity, Palliative Care Association of Sri Lanka President Dr. D. K. D. Mathew said.
UK – Civil Society
The chief executive of Hospice UK, David Praill, is set to retire from the charity in July after 18 years in the role.
US – The Cougar Chronicle
The California State University (CSU) Institute for Palliative Care recently launched a new campaign that will explore the importance of end of life care and educate students on issues that may affect themselves or their family members in the future.
Kenya – KEHPCA
Hospice care, home-based care and legal aspects in palliative care provision are among some of the services provided by Nyeri Hospice staff to thousands of patients, families and communities within Nyeri County and many of the surrounding counties that form the Central Highlands of Kenya.
UK – BBC Radio Lincolnshire
Jane Parsons speaks on radio about the Boston hospice she helped to set up and is now preparing to use herself.
ehospice International Children’s
The ICPCN NOW Campaign will be launched officially on 30 April at the Asia Pacific Palliative Care Conference taking place in Taipei.
A University of the Sunshine Coast research project aims to help families cope with ongoing stress following the placement of elderly loved ones into aged care.
Author Marietta Pritchard shares the powerful story of Howard Sachs and his experience with hospice care.