Are you able to help other familes by supporting the S.H.I.N.E. program at Blank Children's hosptial or donate to Friends of Aaron Michael allowing us to send gifts to families facing the loss of a child?

Thanksgiving Day, a day we are thankful for the children that we were blessed with for such a short time and grateful for the friends that surrounded us.

Join us as we continue to support and encourage families faced with the loss of an infant.

Friends of

Aaron Michael


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The SHINE program (Sharing, Healing, Inspiring, Nurturing, Enduring) is the perinatal and pediatric palliative care service within Blank Children’s Hospital. 

Referrals to the SHINE program will come from a variety of sources: obstetricians, perinatology physicians, pediatricians, and primary care physicians.  If you have questions please call the palliative care office at 241-5750.

S.H.I.N.E program

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