Each year a number of Vermont families and caregivers learn their child has a serious lifethreatening illness. Pediatric Palliative Care program has supports to help people under age 21.
hospice and palliative care
A cancer survivor is anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, from the time of diagnosis through the rest of their life.
Once cancer is diagnosed, prompt and thorough medical treatment and complementary care are essential to prolonging a patient’s life, decreasing side effects and improving quality of life.