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  1. Submission to Expert Panel on Voluntary Assisted Dying

    30 May 2019

    Palliative Care WA has been very active in providing opportunities for our sector and interested community members to discuss and debate the recommendations from the Joint Select Committee Report on End of Life Choices. Over the past twelve months we have delivered four highly engaged forums with over 450 attendees to consider the three components […]

  2. WA Palliative Care Awards and induction of honorary life member 2019

    30 May 2019

    Induction of Dr Douglas Bridge as a Honorary Life Member A highlight of the 2019 Awards Ceremony was the induction of Dr Douglas Bridge as an honorary life member of Palliative Care WA.  Our President, Dr Elissa Campbell said “it was such a privilege to be able to present Doug with his honorary life membership”. […]

  3. Launch of Palliative Care WA Emerging Leaders Network

    30 May 2019

    Emerging Leaders Network We were delighted to launch the Emerging Leaders Network on at the Awards Dinner in May 2019 and hear from Samantha Bowen, who is on a mission to help emerging leaders build a workplace that they can thrive in. The Network has been established as a sub-group of individual members of PCWA.  The […]

  4. Palliative Caring Booklet 2019

    29 May 2019

    Quick Links: Download PDF version Order a printed copy A revised edition of the highly popular Palliative Caring booklet is now available.  Launched in March, Palliative Care WA’s CEO Lana Glogowski said “this latest review has been culmination of nearly a year’s work by a working group drawn from across the sector.  Recognising the usefulness of this […]

  5. National Palliative Care Week 2019

    17 May 2019

    The theme of this year’s National Palliative Care Week is “what matters most” Watch a video on What Matters Most to people across Australia Campaign website

  6. Finalists – WA Palliative Care Awards 2019

    14 May 2019

    We are delighted to announce the finalists for the inaugural WA Palliative Care Awards. Outstanding Professional Ingrid Plug, Albany Community Hospice Maureen Beattie, Derby Aboriginal Health Service Outstanding Volunteer Pam Minchin, Albany Community Hospice Alison Phipps, Albany Community Hospice Outstanding Team WA Paediatric Palliative Care Service Wheatbelt Specialist Palliative Care Team Outstanding Organisation Villa Dalmacia […]

  7. Palliative Care WA welcomes the boost to palliative care funding

    9 May 2019

    Palliative Care WA’s CEO, Ms Lana Glogowski has welcomed the announcement in today’s state budget of an additional $41 million for palliative care over the next four years. Speaking on radio 6PR this morning Ms Glogowski said “this additional funding commitment is a good first step and will go some way to ensuring that all […]

  8. Revised Palliative Caring booklet now available

    12 March 2019

    A revised edition of the highly popular Palliative Caring booklet is now available.  Launched at today’s quarterly palliative care forum, Palliative Care WA’s CEO Lana Glogowski said “this latest review has been culmination of nearly a year’s work by a working group drawn from across the sector.  Recognising the usefulness of this resource as a […]

  9. E-News February 2019

    25 February 2019

    Welcome to our February 2019 E-News.  Included in this edition: Save the date for National Palliative Care Week activities including our inaugural Awards Dinner. Next quarterly forum:  12 March 2019, including the launch of the revised Palliative Caring Booklet. Wrap up of the End of Life Choices Forum Series caring@home resources for community service providers, health […]

  10. Respect, safeguards for the vulnerable and better access to palliative care

    15 February 2019

    Our final forum in our End of Life Choices series was always going to be full of differing views and some lively discussion.  A packed house on Tuesday 12 February listened to our expert panel of six facilitated by Mr Malcolm McCusker QC, discussing key questions and concerns about the proposed introduction of legislation of […]

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