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  1. Connecting Compassionate Communities PHN Workshop

    16 May 2018

    In support of the Greater Choice for At Home Palliative Care measure, Palliative Care Australia hosted this workshop in Canberra, 16 March 2018. It provided an opportunity for the 11 Primary Health Networks (PHN) trial sites to come together and gain a greater understanding about Compassionate Communities and the public health approach to palliative care. Importantly, each […]

  2. Compassionate Communities masterclass in Booragoon

    16 May 2018

    Join us for the Compassionate Communities masterclass with Dr Julian Abel at the City of Melville, 10 Almondbury Road, Booragoon on 1 June 2018. Dr Julian Abel, Director Compassionate Communities UK, will present an update on international trends in compassionate communities and how primary care, specialist palliative care and communities are working together to build greater […]

  3. Are you good to go?

    17 April 2018

    Palliative Care WA has been delivering our popular advance care planning community workshops in the Peel region in February and March.  We have had over 100 attendees to our workshops in Mandurah, Pinjarra and Murray.  The workshops are highly interactive and we have had great feedback from attendees.  We have two more workshops planned for […]

  4. CareSearch engagement project

    17 April 2018

    CareSearch is currently calling for expressions of interest from community members to get involved in a new project to extend the reach of CareSearch and palliAGED. CareSearch is particularly interested in hearing from patients, carers, families and those involved in allied health and aged care. The need for palliative care will affect most of us at some stage in our life […]

  5. New End of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC) website

    17 April 2018

    The new End of Life Directions for Aged Care website has been launched.  The ELDAC project aims to improve the care of older Australians. Health professionals and aged care workers can access information, guidance, and resources to support palliative care and advance care planning for older people and their families. On the website you can download tool […]

  6. National Palliative Care Week is only six weeks away

    17 April 2018

    The theme for this year is ‘What matters most’. Palliative Care Australia have social media and communications resources available for download on their website so individuals and organisations can promote National Palliative Care Week. There will also be tea towels, posters and pens available if you or your organisation will be holding an information stand […]

  7. National Palliative Care Week Breakfast 2018

    17 April 2018

    Please join us on 22 May at the annual breakfast to celebrate National Palliative Care Week 2018. There is a lot happening in palliative care and advance care planning at a state and national level in 2018 so come along and catch up on all the new initiatives including the launch of the new and much […]

  8. Updated National Palliative Care Standards and Palliative Care Service Development Guidelines released

    4 July 2017

    The 5th edition of the National Palliative Care Standards (the Standards) and the Palliative Care Service Development Guidelines (the Guidelines) are now available. The Standards have been developed to be utilised by specialist palliative care services to support the delivery of high quality palliative care for the person receiving care, their family and carers. The 5th Edition of the Standards has […]

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