World Hospice and Palliative Care day is a unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care around the world. It is an opportunity to raise awareness, improve access to palliative care and medications and raise funds for hospice and palliative care in your country or region. On the first World Hospice and Palliative Care Day in 2005, there were over 1,100 events in 74 countries and thousands of people from 128 countries around the world signed a global petition calling for better quality care for those affected by terminal illness.
Why do anything for World Hospice and Palliative Care Day?
Globally uniting around the world for one day to raise awareness of one issue can