ICPCN recently received an ‘Award for Excellence in Palliative Care Development 2017’ from Global Health & Pharma.

The 2017 Social Care Awards are aimed at giving recognition to individuals, teams and companies responsible for showing excellence in care, compassion and courage in some of the most crucial and challenging industries, including palliative care.

In the 2017 Social Care Awards, Global Health & Pharma (GHP) has rewarded service and innovation in the field of social care. The awards recognise the brave who selflessly and generously give of their time and effort to look after others, without ever asking for recognition or expecting anything in return.
The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) has had the honour of receiving the ‘Award for Excellence in Palliative Care Development 2017’ in the social care awards category.

On hearing of the award Prof Julia Downing, ICPCN's Chief Executive, said that she was thrilled that the charity had been recognised with this award and it reinforced ICPCN's place at the forefront of children's palliative care globally. She added that ICPCN remained committed to being the voice for children needing palliative care around the world.