Paediatric palliative care


Supporting someone who is grieving the loss of a child

The death of a child is a hard time for everyone and you may find yourself worried about doing or saying the wrong thing. Nothing can take the pain and sadness away but knowing that people care can provide comfort and support.

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Palliative Care Australia has created this resource for Australia, so it may not be reliable in other countries.

For further information, please go to the Palliative Care Australia website or download this resource HERE.

Last modified
12 November 2019