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  1. 30 May 2017

    NPCW Parliamentary Lunchbox

    The Parliamentary Friends of End of Life Care Group hosted a luncheon at Parliament House to celebrate National Palliative Care Week.

  2. 11 May 2017

    Service Delivery Review Communique #1

    Palliative Care Australia has published its Service Delivery Review Communique #1. The report is a review and update of palliative care planning guides.

  3. 2 March 2017

    Positions Vacant

    PCA is seeking two expereienced people to join our passionate team based in Canberra in full-time policy roles. Applications close 10 March 2017.  National Policy and Program Manager Reporting to the CEO, you’ll be responsible […]

  4. 23 December 2016

    Holiday Closure

    Palliative Care Australia’s office will be closed between 23 December 2016 – 3 January 2017. We wish everyone a very happy festive season and thank you for your support in 2016. 

  5. 8 December 2016

    App for Carers – Consultation

    PCA received a grant from the NIB Foundation to develop an app and linked online tool to help people with life-limiting illnesses and their caregivers to build a community around the person with the life-limiting […]

  6. 1 November 2016

    Dia de los Muertos – the Day of the Dead

    Today, November 1st, marks the second day in the three day Latin American holiday Dia de los Muertos which honours the dead with festivals and lively celebrations.  The customs combine indigenous Aztec rituals with those […]

  7. 28 October 2016

    PCA’s Annual Report 2015-2016

    Palliative Care Australia has published its annual report for 2015-2016. Read it here or click the cover below.  

  8. 11 August 2016

    Canberra National Palliative Care Strategy Workshops

    PCA attended the Canberra National Palliative Care Strategy workshops on 4-5 August 2016. These were a good opportunity to provide feedback on the strengths of the current strategy and on opportunities for improvement and priorities […]

  9. 16 June 2016

    National Palliative Care Strategy 2010 Evaluation Workshops

    The Australian Government Department of Health has commissioned Urbis, social research and evaluation consultants, to conduct an evaluation of the National Palliative Care Strategy 2010 (the Strategy).  The purpose of the evaluation is to assess […]

  10. 31 March 2016

    Better Care for Children with Shorter Lives

    The Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) has launched a Scottish Parliament election manifesto calling for improved palliative care for babies, children and young people in Scotland.

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