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Palli8 ensuring palliative care is core business for aged care

Palliative care must become an essential component of aged care in Australia if we are to ensure that the needs of older Australians are met. Palliative Care Australia’s (PCA) new Palli8 plan proposes eight key recommendations to improve palliative care in Aged Care, with calls for much-needed funding to fully implement the National Palliative Care [...]

By |2020-09-28T13:11:48+10:00September 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

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+10:00August 5th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Death Literacy Conference: Registrations now open

The Groundswell Project have announced that registrations are now open for the Death Literacy Conference, Figtree Conference Centre Homebush, Sydney 7-8th June 2018. Speakers include Dr Julian Abel and Prof Merryn Gott. Julian has been a palliative care consultant since 2001, is Vice President of  Public Health Palliative Care International and Director of Compassionate Communities [...]

By |2018-04-03T15:41:08+10:00April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments
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