Pain relief medication for children with cancer

by Fundacion Nuestros Hijos
Pain relief medication for children with cancer
Pain relief medication for children with cancer
Pain relief medication for children with cancer
Pain relief medication for children with cancer

Summary

Through the Palliative Care Program pain relief medication, a special diet and equipment loan are guaranteed not only to the child, but also to the family, in order to give the patient, the possibility to stay comfortable in the household. In this delicate stage, psychological accompaniment it is also provided to the whole family. The Palliative Care Model is being replicated in 4 Latin American countries.

$1,000
total goal
$187
remaining
15
donors
2
monthly donors
1
year

Challenge

Fundacion Nuestros Hijos provides since 1991, free integral support to disadvantaged children with cancer in order to increase their life expectancy, improve their quality of life, and decrease the psychosocial impact of the illness. We help through the Public Health Service and the 11 cancer units nationwide. Five hundred new cases are diagnosed each year in Chile and one thousand children being treated annually. We provide housing, two intra-hospital schools, social services, etc.

Solution

Through the Palliative Care Program pain relief medication, a special diet and equipment loan is guaranteed not only to the child, but also to the family, in order to give the patient, the possibility to stay comfortable in the household. In this delicate stage, psychological accompaniment it is also provided to the whole family.

Long-Term Impact

The Palliative Care Model is being replicated in 4 Latin American countries. We are looking foward to become the reference institution in childhood cancer in latin america.

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Organization Information

Fundacion Nuestros Hijos

Location: Santiago - Chile
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @Nuestros_hijos
Project Leader:
Lucia Zeballos
Santiago , Chile
$813 raised of $1,000 goal
 
34 donations
$187 to go
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