Pic for News

Read the latest news in children's palliative care from around the world.

Hats On 4 CPC
Logo for Hatson4CPC 2016

Our annual Hats On 4 CPC Day falls on Friday 14 October 2016. A day to raise awareness and funds for the work of ICPCN and those who provide this important care to children around the world.

Calendar for front page

Relevant events and conferences taking place around the world.

Lucy receives her MBE from HRH Prince Charles.  Photo courtesy British Ceremonial Arts Ltd.

Read our latest blog posts. If you have something you would like to tell the world, we'd be keen to hear from you.

The 2nd ICPCN Conference

Our 2nd ICPCN Conference was an enormous success. In the video below you catch a glimpse of the wonderful time had by all in Buenos Aires from 18 – 21 May 2016.

To learn more about our conference, watch videos, download presentations and certificates of participation, please visit the conference website. Wonderful people, beautiful city, inspiring presentations….. take a look!

Share Button

Latest News

Commit to JOT

Launch of new ICPCN campaign

Today, 8 August 2016, the International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) has officially launched a campaign asking people from all walks of life to consider doing just one thing to reach the millions of children around the world who need children’s palliative care. In the short video above , ICPCN’s beautiful Global Ambassador, Micheline Etkin, does her ‘just […]

Sabine Kraft, ICPCN's new Chair of the Board of Trustees

An interview with Sabine Kraft: ICPCN’s new Chair of the Board of Trustees

In May this year, at the 2nd ICPCN Conference held in Buenos Aires, Sabine Kraft took over as Chair of ICPCN’s International Board of Trustees from former chair, Prof Mary Ann Muckaden. We wish to introduce you to our new chair and have asked Sabine to share her thoughts on what this appointment means to her […]

Joan for ehospice

Joan Marston to stand down as ICPCN Chief Executive in November

Joan Marston, Chief Executive of the International Children’s Palliative Care Network for the past six years, has announced her retirement from the position, but not from working to advance children’s palliative care globally.  Joan Marston, Chief Executive of the ICPCN, has announced that she will be retiring from her present position on 31 October 2016 but […]


Professor Julia Downing awarded Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University

ICPCN is delighted to announce that on Thursday, 14 July 2016, Professor Julia Downing, Director of Education and Research for the International Children’s Palliative Care Network, was awarded an Honorary Fellowship at the annual Graduation Ceremony at Cardiff University in Wales. The University awards Honorary Fellowships to those who have achieved international distinction in their […]