Stories about: ted kennedy advocacy

Video: Senator Kennedy at Family Advocacy Day

The following videos were filmed at the June 14, 2006 Family Advocacy Day, an annual event held in Washington, DC by the National Association of Children’s Hospitals where families from around the country come together to speak with Congressional lawmakers in support of children’s hospitals. For the past several years, families from around New England have traveled to DC to participate in the event and advocate on behalf of Children’s Hospital Boston.

Read Full Story

Senator Kennedy's advocacy for children's health

HealthCareConfDSC_0078Words cannot begin to express the loss that all of us at Children’s Hospital Boston feel at the passing of Senator Edward Kennedy yesterday. As many of you know, Senator Kennedy had a deep personal connection with this hospital as two of his children received care here. He was a regular visitor to the hospital and a warm, welcoming presence for our staff and families when we traveled to Washington.

Read Full Story