Palliative care

"I don't get to spend as much time with my kids as I used to... my partner is very afraid... he couldn't quite handle it and he had to get away from me"
AYA patient


Support Directory

For a full list of NZ hospices |

National Paediatric palliative care service

Sky light offers both individual and family counselling for children, young people, family/whānau and friends who are experiencing grief, loss and Trauma |

Make a Wish NZ grants wishes and experiences for children and young people with life threatening conditions up to 18 years of age.

Guidelines/ Research

Web Resources


Together for short lives (UK)