Palliative care is care provided for people living with, and dying from an eventually fatal condition and for whom the primary goal is quality of life.
Palliative care is the relatively new name for the specialized way of providing supportive care for any person with a life-threatening illness approaching the end of life. It is available for everyone: young and old, those with cancer or any other terminal diagnosis, people of any ethnic or cultural background, wherever they live - in the city or in the country.
Select your region on the map or from the list below to view palliative care services supporting your area.
10 Feb 2014
The State palliative care conference will be held on Friday 20 June 2014 from 9am to 5pm at the Morphettville Junction (Camden Park). It will provide a valuable opportunity to network with colleagues and others working with people facing death and bereavement.
10 Jan 2014
The National Commission of Audit was announced by the Treasurer, the Hon Joe Hockey MP, and the Minister for Finance, Senator the Hon Mathias Cormann, on 22 October 2013.