Education materials and other resources

We know you may want to dig for more information, so we gathered these easy-to-digest materials and resources from pediatric organizations in Minnesota and beyond.

Patient and Family Education Materials If you need quick, clear info about a kids’ health topic, we have it all.

Allow natural death and do not resuscitate decisions Understanding what these terms mean and what’s right for your child can help your family make the best choice possible should you need to.

Basic approaches to decisions This brochure guides you through the information you need to make difficult decisions during this challenging time.

Decision-making with teenagers Find out how you can face these difficult decisions about life, treatment and death together with your teenager.

Including children in decisions Read about how you can involve your child when making decisions in an age and developmental-appropriate way.

Medically provided nutrition and hydration Learn about the discussion surrounding medically providing nutrition and hydration at the end of life.

Thinking about organ transplants Could this be the best decision for your family, if the time comes?

And, we have much more, including a bibliography of resource books available for families, which can be sorted by topic and audience. Ask your clinician about this.



At Children’s Minnesota, we know how important reliable information about conditions and illnesses is.