We are the first and only Pediatric Palliative Care Foundation in Costa Rica, 1990.

  • We are the first and only Latin American Day Care Center in San Jose, November 2000.
  • We are the first Day Care Center outside the Metropolitan Area, in the South Zone Headquarters, February 2007.
  • We offer a Master’s Degree in Palliative Care with the Catholic University of Costa Rica.
  • We train health professionals in Costa Rica and Latin America.
  • We care for more than 800 children with terminal phase illnesses or in limited life conditions.

Our Awards:

  • Golden Lamp Award, Canadian International School, 2001.
  • P.I.D. Manuel Rojas Vargas Award, Lions Club of San Jose, 2001.
  • Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Award, Children’s Hospice International, 2002.
  • Female Institution Award, Women Entrepreneurs Program – Chamber of Commerce of Costa Rica, 2012

We have received public recognition and tributes from:

  • The International Partnership against AIDS, 1990.
  • The Association of Graduates and Professors from the Faculty of Arts, Philosophy, Sciences and Arts, 1995.
  • The Peruvian Association for the Study of Pain.
  • The Organization Committee III National Week of Palliative Care and Pain Management, 1997
  • The National Children’s Hospital Dr. Carlos Saenz Herrera, 1997.

The Association of Graduates and Professors from the Faculty of Arts, Philosophy, Sciences and Arts, 1995.