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Dying To Know Day – August 8

Dying To Know Day is designed to encourage communities to become more death literate. But what does being 'death literate' mean exactly? WHAT IS DEATH LITERACY? It’s the practical know-how needed to plan well for end of life. This includes knowledge, skills, and being able to take action. Getting involved in end of life care [...]

By |2019-08-05T13:29:59+11:00August 5th, 2019|News|0 Comments

PCWA fosters Compassionate Communities

In November, Palliative Care Western Australia held two Compassionate Communities Symposiums in Metro and Regional in WA. 90 people attended highly successful symposiums in Bunbury and Melville to introduce the Compassionate Communities approach to WA. Participants included a mix of community, local government and health professionals who highly rated the speakers from Perth and interstate. [...]

By |2018-01-23T11:39:22+11:00January 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Nepean Blue Mountains 28th Annual Supportive and Palliative Care Conference

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is hosting their 28th annual Supportive and Palliative Care Conference this Friday, 2nd June. This theme this year is Exploring New Horizons in Supportive and Palliative Care. Its aim is to consider burgeoning concepts and models of care that will inform palliative care practice into the future. Their programme is filled [...]

By |2017-05-31T19:49:40+11:00May 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments