FINAL RESOLUTION OF THE 6TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE OF EACH
held in Milano/Italy in November 1999
Referring to clause 6 of the Charter for Children in Hospital:
"Accommodation should be offered to all parents and they should be helped and encouraged to stay. Parents should not incur additional cost or suffer loss of income. In order to share in the care of their child, parents should be kept informed about ward routine and their active participation encouraged."
the 6th European Conference of EACH demands of the EC and all European Governments that
"All governments or providers should enable parents to stay with their child in hospital all the time without cost to the parents."
Milan, November 15, 1999
Delegations were present from: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.