This is the most common inherited, single gene cardiovascular disorder and is strongly linked to the Dutch heritage. Your support will fill the need for this new program, providing education and support groups, outreach events targeting HCM patients and families.
At Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, it means providing the best individualized treatment for children battling cancer.
This process is not a standard of care throughout the nation, and is not reimbursable through insurance. Therefore, it is only through your philanthropic funding that this program is possible.
We believe in the importance of treating the whole person, including physical, emotional and spiritual needs. Our Pastoral Care team meets our patients and families wherever they are in their journey, therefore it is critical to have a healing environment and adequate staffing to support the wide scope of needs that exist every day.
These services are crucial in our patients healing journey.
School is an important part of every child’s life, which becomes disrupted when a child is hospitalized.
Help preserve and encourage the joys of childhood and their education for as many of these brave children as possible by creating an endowment to sustain this program forever.
Each year more than 20 essential programs and services rely on philanthropic funding through the annual campaign. These programs and services provide support to patients and their loved ones, sustain and expand clinical care and advance research and innovation.