Community Events Listing
Member organizations can post a community event  by sending the following information to PHPCN at phpcn@pahospice.org
  • Name of organization
  • Title of event
  • Date and time of event
  • Contact information
  • Description of event
  • Link to event information

September 10, 2017
End of Life (EOL) Doula Training
Promise Hospice 
will be offering a free Level 1 EOL Doula Training on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 121 North Main Street, Greensburg, PA  15601.  The training will be run by Elizabeth Aungier, a certified doula trainer.  Elizabeth says, "The end-of-life doula is trained to approach someone holistically and to treat the whole person, and to know what to do for them physically, emotionally and spiritually a someone's body declines."  For more information and to register, please contact Promise Hospice at 724-515-5251 or eaungier@promisehospice.com

October 5, 2017
3rd Annual Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition Conference
Navigating Challenges in Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care
Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition will be holding their 3rd Annual Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition Conference- Navigating Challenges in Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at The Desmond Hotel, Malvern, PA from 8:00 am- 4:00 pm. The keynote session, Navigating Challenges in Pediatric Palliative and Hospice Care,  will be presented by Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH, Director of the Department of Medical Ethics and Director of Research for the Pediatric Advance Care Team and the Integrated Care Service, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.  Other sessions of the day include Perinatal Palliative Care:  A Balancing Act in Several Parts, Navigating the Organizational and Clinical Challenges of Caring for Pediatric Hospice Patients, The People and the Process in Deciding what is in the "Best Interest" of the Child:  Palliative Care for a Ward of the State, and Medical Marijuana in Pediatric Palliative Care- What We Know and What We Don't Know in 2017.  For more information and to register, please visit Pediatric Palliative Care Coalition.