|What is KACCH?
Kuwait Association for the Care of Children in
Hospital (KACCH) is a non-governmental
charitable organisation registered with the
Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour in 2003.
It was founded informally in 1989 to help
children and their families cope with the
stresses of hospitalisation.
It is managed by volunteers and funded by
donations from organisations, businesses,
banks, schools and individuals within Kuwait.
Currently KACCH is offering services in six
government hospitals in Kuwait.
|What We Do
Professional staff are employed by
KACCH to provide psychosocial
support for children and their
families in hospital. Play
opportunities are provided in
attractively decorated paediatric
wards and other areas of the
hospital where children are treated.
Through specialised play techniques,
children in hospital are helped to
|What is Bayt Abdullah?
Bayt Abdullah Children’s
Hospice provides multi-
paediatric palliative care and
support to children with life
limiting or life threatening
illnesses who are resident in
Kuwait, and their families.
We aim to improve the
quality of life for children ...