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  1. Consumer perspectives on palliative care

    8 July 2020

    Would you like to help improve palliative care services in WA?  If so, Perron Institute researchers would love to hear from you before 16 August 2020. In response to the…

  2. Sector and Community Consultations

    26 June 2020

    The WA Parliament has appointed a Joint Select Committee on Palliative Care in Western Australia which is holding an inquiry into palliative care and is seeking submissions by 10 July…

  3. Parliamentary Inquiry into Palliative Care

    23 June 2020

    The Joint Select Committee on Palliative Care in WA is holding an inquiry into palliative care and are seeking submissions by Friday 10 July 2020. This Committee will be inquiring into…

  4. Investing to Save

    4 June 2020

    A report has recently been released that calls for an overhaul of the palliative care system in Australia and suggests an additional annual investment of $365 million to bring the…

  5. Compassionate Care in Residential Aged Care

    4 June 2020

    On National Palliative Care Week this year, we were extremely fortunate to be able to host an online sector forum featuring Professor Susan Kurrle, who talked about compassionate care in…

  6. Busting Palliative Care Myths

    21 May 2020

    We hear many myths about palliative care in the community. Some of those linger from historical practice, but many are just misconceptions about something people have not personally experienced. So…

  7. National Palliative Care Week

    14 May 2020

    National Palliative Care Week 2020 is almost here! Providing an important opportunity to increase understanding and awareness of palliative care within our community, National Palliative Care Week this year is…

  8. Online Community Forums

    14 May 2020

    Palliative Care WA is holding a series of online forums for members of the community over May and June 2020.  Each will aim to increase understanding of the topic as…

  9. CEO Roundtable April 2020

    28 April 2020

    We recently hosted a meeting of the CEO Roundtable for Palliative Care with Hon Roger Cook, Minister for Health. Given the current situation with COVID-19, Minister Cook’s time was severely…

  10. Palliative Caring booklet

    14 April 2020

    A new 2020 edition of our popular Palliative Caring booklet is now available. This is a WA specific resource that has been developed to support families and carers as they negotiate…