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PCWA 2017 WA State Election Proposals

Mar 3, 2017 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on PCWA 2017 WA State Election Proposals

Palliative Care WA has developed an election platform for the 2017 WA State Election. “Live and Die Well” Proposals for the WA State Election 2017 contains recommendations to all political parties around four core areas of palliative care and advance care planning Promoting Advance Care…

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PCWA AGM 2016

Nov 21, 2016 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on PCWA AGM 2016

The PCWA Executive Committee invites Palliative Care members and supporters to the Palliative Care WA 2016 Annual General Meeting. Tuesday 6th December  2016, 5:00pm for a 5.30pm start. Refreshments on arrival. Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place Shenton Park The Executive Committee invites…

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Just Launched! PCWA State Conference 2016 Website

Sep 13, 2016 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Just Launched! PCWA State Conference 2016 Website

Looking for information about the Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016?  Please go to our new dedicated conference webpage at http://pcwa2016.webs.com/ for information about the Call for Abstracts, registration, venue and sponsorship opportunities.

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Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016

Aug 1, 2016 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016

SAVE THE DATE! The Palliative Care WA State Conference 2016 will be held on 29-30 NOVEMBER 2016 at Joondalup Resort, Country Club Boulevard, Connolly. The theme is Communities: Connections, Capacity and Care Choices. To register your interest and receive conference updates sign up here

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Annual WA Palliative Care Breakfast 24 May 2016

Apr 28, 2016 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Annual WA Palliative Care Breakfast 24 May 2016

Come along to PCWA’s annual WA Palliative Care Breakfast and celebrate National Palliative Care Week 2016. Opening address by WA Deputy Premier Hon Liza Harvey MLA. The breakfast will be held on Tuesday 24 May 2016 from 7am at Astral Ballroom, Crown Perth For more…

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PCWA Annual General Meeting on Wed 2nd December 4.30pm

Nov 27, 2015 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on PCWA Annual General Meeting on Wed 2nd December 4.30pm

Please come along the to the Palliative Care WA Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 2nd December from 4.30pm on. When: Wednesday, 2nd December Time: 4.30 for a 5pm start. Where: Banksia Room, Milroy Lodge, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park Who: All welcome GUEST SPEAKERS: Amanda…

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Are you a Carer?

Nov 26, 2015 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Are you a Carer?

Researchers at Curtin University are conducting a study to find out what younger carers need.  Are you a carer for a family member or a friend between 8 and 25 or over 60 years of age?  Then they would like to hear from you ! …

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Palliative Care Australia welcomes community discussion about death and dying

Nov 9, 2015 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Palliative Care Australia welcomes community discussion about death and dying

Encouraging Australians to talk about death and dying is essential as the population ages and more pressure is placed on health services, says Palliative Care Australia CEO Liz Callaghan. She said the subject of death was often avoided by Australians, who understandably fear the unknown….

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Annual Commemoration Event 18 October 2015

Oct 6, 2015 | Posted by in News | Comments Off on Annual Commemoration Event 18 October 2015

Annual Commemoration – Sunday, 18 October 2015, From 3.45pm – 6pm, at Winthrop Hall, University of WA The Annual Commemoration is an opportunity for anyone who is bereaved to light a candle in memory of their loved one, seek comfort from the experiences of others…

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