The needs of children at the end of life are different than those of adults. In recognition of the unique needs of a child, Pediatric hospice programs and facilities are being established separate from an adult hospice program or facility.

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Bear Cottage
Provides palliative care, temporary respite, end of life care, and bereavement support. [Manly NSW]
Canuck Place Children's Hospice
Provides palliative and respite care services for sick children in BC Canada.
Claire House Children's Hospice
Cares for children with life threatening or life limiting conditions, and their families. Includes information about the care provided, and how you can help. [UK]
Derian House Children's Hospice
Giving care to parents and their families before and after the death of a child. [UK]
Francis House Children's Hospice
Offers respite for families and care for children with a short life expectancy. [UK]
George Mark Children's House
First children's hospice house in the U.S. providing medical, emotional and practical support to families with children that have life-threatening and terminal illnesses. [California]
Martin House Hospice
A hospice for special children and young people with life-limiting illnesses. Information about patient services, and a diary of events. [England]
Naomi House
Provides a home environment for children with life limiting conditions. [UK]
Richard House
Provides care and respite to families and children with life-limited illnesses. [UK]
Roger's House
Hospice for pediatric palliative care built on grounds of CHEO. Project information, progress, donation information.
Very Special Kids
Australian children's hospice that provides respite and end of life care.

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