In Krasnokutskidistrict near Kharkiv a program of palliative and hospice care continues to operate.

It was established in 2013 after the visit of chairman of Association of Palliative and Hospice Care Alexander Wolf to the territorial center of social service, which operates in the area. After a number of meetings and educational activities the funds for the purchase of special equipment were allocated. In 2014 -2015 on the basis of territorial social care center 3 rooms of palliative care, serving 11 seniors and persons with disabilities started to work. Rooms are equipped with special beds and mattresses, and seriously ill receive special food and a range of services, which is slightly wider than that provided to other clients.

In 2015 it is planned to continue cooperation with the institution and conduct training sessions on-line (using Skype or other tools).

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