Strategic Aims


Strategic Directions 2017-2020

Our Vision

All South Australians facing death and bereavement are supported to live, die and grieve well. 

Our Mission

To promote palliative care quality and access for ALL South Australians through information, awareness, advocacy, policy development and the use of standards

Our Values

Acceptance – of death as a natural part of life
Openness – open and honest communication about dying, death and bereavement
Respect – offer and encourage respect for those who are facing death and bereavement
Inclusion – engagement with diverse organisations and communities to achieve vision and mission.

Strategic Aims 

1.            Peak Body – lead agenda, primary contact point, promote standards
2.            Advocacy – equity, service quality, access, bereavement
3.            Community Engagement – website, events, social media, community awareness
4.            Build Service Provision Capacity – education, research, and workforce
5.            Sustainability – membership, finances, relationships, brand visibility, operating procedures

Strategic Aim 1 Peak Body

Be the peak body for palliative care in South Australia and the primary advisory point for the community of South Australia, the government and other stakeholders.

Strategic Aim 2 Advocacy

Advocate for the achievement of sustainable quality palliative care working with government, professionals, national and state agencies, and the community​. 

Strategic Aim 3 Community Engagement

Inform, empower and engage the South Australian public regarding the nature of palliative care, available services and current issues in provision and delivery.

Strategic Aim 4 Build Service Provision Capacity

Take initiatives to increase quality of life outcomes for people with palliative care needs.

Strategic Aim 5 Sustainability

Pursue all opportunities to increase our profile, resources and expertise for PCSA and palliative care in general.
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South Australia 2016

Palliative Care South Australia

Suite 3b 62-66 Glen Osmond Road
Parkside SA 5063
PO Box 435 Fullarton SA 5063
Phone: 8271 1643 ABN: 66 185 542 917

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