By joining ICPCN you will become part of the network of >4,600 individuals and organisations working together to increase access to children’s palliative care globally.

ICPCN is the only global organisation working to improve access to palliative care for the 21 million children worldwide who need it. ICPCN is recognised as the world leader in children’s palliative care and has a globally renowned expert leadership, a wealth of educational resources and a network of members in over 140 countries.

Our vision is that all children living with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition and their families, will have seamless access to palliative care in order to alleviate serious health-related suffering and enhance their quality of life.

We ask that the voices of these children and young people are heard, respected and acknowledged world-wide.

Membership is free, as we want as many agencies and individuals as possible to join us to raise awareness of children’s palliative care. But we would be very grateful if you would make a donation to help us maintain and develop the work of ICPCN and we will periodically sending information about fundraising campaigns for ICPCN to members.

Your privacy is important to us and we will not share your details with anyone else without your consent, neither will we sell your information to any third party. You can read our Privacy Policy here.

Join ICPCN as an individual

Individual membership is designed for individuals with an interest in children’s palliative care, who may or may not be part of a wider palliative care organisation. Whether you are a doctor, researcher, nurse, social worker, chaplain, psychologist, counsellor, therapist, , campaigner, parent or just want to support ICPCN – you can sign up now!

If you join as an individual, you may access all of ICPCN’s services and you will be sent regular newsletters via email, however we won’t include your personal contact details in the ICPCN International Directory.

Join ICPCN as an organisation

Any organisation that works within the field of children’s palliative care or is interested in getting involved in children’s palliative care can join ICPCN. If your organisation is involved in providing children’s palliative care services then it will be listed in ICPCN’s International Directory here on the website. The directory helps people to see what services are available and where, which is particularly important when trying to enable children to receive palliative care at home. Therefore, by becoming a member of ICPCN you consent to your organisational contact information being shared with third parties through the ICPCN website International Directory.

Donate to help us continue improving the lives of children around the world.

Donate to help us continue to improve access to palliative care for the world’s children.

Your donation, however small, can make a real difference to children around the world who are suffering from life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. We offer many ways to donate including through PayPal, Global Giving and Direct Debit.

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03 Feb 2023

1st Paediatric Palliative Care Course in Pakistan

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EPEC Pediatrics Symposium

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