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BJC Hospice/ Friends of Wings

BJC Hospice/ Friends of Wings
CROWDRISE : Aug 12, 2013
Tax ID: 43-1450457
BASED: Saint Louis, MO, United States

CHARITY WEBSITE: www.friendsofwings.org

Friends of Wings

Wings is a non profit organization that provides clinical, emotional, spiritual, social and practical support and services to children, newborn through 21 years, who have life threatening or life limiting illnesses or conditions, regardless of their ability to pay.

 

To bring comfort to children and their families through a compassionate and comprehensive interdisciplinary approach that believes quality of life is paramount throughout their journey.

Through child and family care; education and the use of evidence based research; the wings team is a model for excellence in the provision of palliative and  hospice care at a local and national level.

An array of services enables family members to lead their lives as fully as possible. Services for children and adolescents through age 21 are available 24 hours per day.

Grief is a natural part of the human experience and is especially pronounced at the time of death. Our programs are open to the public, and promote positive expressions of grief to encourage recovery.

Expressive therapy is a powerful tool that helps children with life-limiting illnesses and their families express and cope with experiences, thoughts and emotions. Using various therapeutic activities, including art, music, play, writing and storytelling, the expressive therapy program. 

Tax ID: 43-1450457 • www.friendsofwings.org

Fundraisers

2014  Team Wings

2014 Team Wings

Amount Raised:

$8,559