Palliative care is the holistic treatment of people of any age who are suffering from an incurable and/or chronically progressing illness. It focuses on giving patients the care they need and on increasing the well-being of those affected. The aim is to offer patients a sense of security throughout all stages of suffering and death.
Palliative ch is a professional association in the field of palliative medicine, care and support, uniting professionals from all occupational groups dealing with sick patients. Its website offers advice and information on palliative care, as well as local contact and address information.