Butterfly Children's Hospices

Butterfly Children's Hospices

Charity information

Butterfly Children's Hospices

Specialist children’s palliative care services for abandoned children and a community care service to families, aiming to support them and therefore avoid the pressure to abandon their sick baby/child

Founded 2006

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to provide loving care and treatment for children with life threatening illness or life limiting conditions in China (and other similar locations) and support for their families where they have them to prevent abandonment. We work in cooperation with the government to establish models of children’s palliative and hospice care that are sustainable, promoting the concept that every life is a gift and valuable.
    We advocate for the provision of palliative care for China’s children. We commit to the promotion of cultural and policy changes which support this.

  • Aims

    Butterfly Children's Hospices aims to:

    • Prevention of suffering and abandonment, in children with life threatening or life limiting conditions by provision of high quality care and family support in China
  • Overview

    Established: September 2006

    Registered Charity Number: 1116192

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 30

    Part time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01803368974

    Address: 51 Warbro Road Torquay TQ1 3PP

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