Our Mission

To continue to provide the bench mark practice of Paediatric Palliative Care.

To establish, within our hospitals, a supportive home-like environment for all children and young adolescents, with a life-limiting illness,and their families.

Our Vision

To establish within our hospitals a supportive environment for all children with a life limiting illness and their families.

To ensure the provision of end of life care in a home like environment.

You matter because you are you, and you matter to the last moment of your life.
Dame Cicely Saunders


The Trust was established in July 2005, it has received tremendous community, political and medical support.


In August 2010 two uniquely designed and purpose built palliative care facilities were opened at the JHCH along with a parent retreat and refurbishment of the school rooms.


Nicholas Butters ~ Born 6th July 1990 ~ Taken to Heaven 8th December 2004


The generous support of corporate sponsors and parters has assisted the Trust in achieving its goals.

Changing Lives Today!

It is so often, through adversity, that we are challenged to make a difference. We could not save Nicholas, but we could ensure support for families who find themselves in a similar situation.