Butterfly Children's Hospices

Contact: Helen Surgeon

11 Manor Rd
United Kingdom

Tel: 01392 670945

About Butterfly Children's Hospices

Butterfly Children's Hospices

Butterfly Children’s Hospices is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO), registered in the UK, working with the Chinese government to provide loving care and treatment for children with life-limiting conditions and life-threatening illnesses in China.

We have a children’s hospice, The Butterfly Home, in Changsha, Hunan Province, and support other projects in the country with specialist nursing care and advice for children who have palliative care needs, including those with complex illnesses and at the end of life.

Our Mission

The mission of Butterfly Children’s Hospices (BCH) is to promote excellence in children’s palliative and hospice care in China (and other similar locations) through leadership, collaboration, advocacy and education.

Our Work

Focussing on our role as advocates for palliative care in China we have undertaken the following:

  • Organised and hosted three National Conferences in China
  • Made a video in Mandarin Chinese to educate the public and healthcare professionals on the role of palliative care for very sick children and their families
  • Translated education materials for healthcare professionals
  • Developed a training programme in Mandarin Chinese
  • Participated in events to include children’s palliative care into healthcare policy
  • Worked with teams in two major hospitals to develop and deliver palliative care services for children




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    • Both roles are voluntary and are not accompanied by any financial remuneration.
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    Butterfly Children's Hospices are at an exciting time in their development and are looking for a number of trustees to join their International Board.