Roger Neilson House 10th Anniversary Celebration

On June 16, 2016 we unveiled our new name, our new logo, and a new collaborative partnership with CHEO Foundation and were proud recipients of a historical $2.2 million donation from the Ottawa Senators Foundation. Please see below for coverage of the event: Reevely:...

All We See Is Love

Roger Neilson House is an eight-bed paediatric hospice in the nation’s capital. In this issue of the RPN Journal, we hear firsthand from nurses who work there about their challenging, yet incredibly fulfilling work.

Why palliative care should come sooner than end-of-life

I often hear from the families of patients who are fighting an illness, such as cancer, wondering when the right time for palliative care is. Most people think of it later than is ideal, in fact, raising it only as a measure to be addressed towards the end of life. In...

Changes to Respite

The Roger Neilson House Team endeavors to ensure that we meet the needs of all children & families in our care in a fair & equitable manner. High priority admissions such as end-of-life care, pain & symptoms management and… Read...