World Media Roundup – 27 January 2015

Categories: In The Media.

1st Online forum Discussion on Paediatric Palliative Care

Asia Pacific Hospice Palliative Care Network

APHN has set up our very own online forum platform for discussion on palliative care issues. We hope the forum can serve as a contact point to link individuals involved in palliative care to foster collaboration, share knowledge and start discussions in this area

Thank you, FOKANA, for your support

Pallium India

FOKANA, The Federation of Kerala Associations in North America, had their annual convention at Kottayam on 24 January, 2015.

Ebola crisis: Oxfam calls for recovery Marshall Plan

BBC

Oxfam has called for a multi-million dollar Marshall Plan-type scheme to help the three West Africa countries worst affected by Ebola to recover.

Hospice dream comes true for Oscar-winner Day-Lewis

Irish news

A coastal location championed by Oscar-winner Daniel Day-Lewis is set to become the first hospice in Wicklow after receiving planning permission.

Echuca works for better Indigenous palliative care

ehospice Australia

The Glanville Village Nursing Home in the Victorian Murray River town of Echuca is just one Australian aged and community palliative care service striving for more culturally appropriate treatment of Indigenous residents.

Jordan’s journey

ehospice USA

Reeling from the news that their baby only had months to live, Jenna and Paul Clapp vowed to make his life as comfortable and joyful as it could be – hospice was a part of this journey.