When your child is seriously ill or dying, the kind of care they need will change as their illness changes. You can work with your healthcare team to plan the care that’s best for your child. You can help your child understand what’s happening and find ways to cope with their symptoms and feelings.
Caring for your unborn child
Understanding and coping with the condition
Communicating with children about their serious illness
“Where you can, and where you are brave enough, to sit and listen to your kid, they know exactly what it is that they are ready to do, when they are ready to do. They know their body, they know if they are dying, they have a spiritual connection. I had to work really hard not to let my fear get in the way of his autonomy.” – Kim, mother of KevinRead more