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Latest news: Palliative care

National Palliative Care Week honours ‘people at the heart’

“All palliative care teams and volunteers play a crucial role in the ACT’s health care system,” health minister Rachel-Stephen Smith said.

Puddles of Life: New podcast series for National Palliative Care Week

This week is National Palliative Care Week 2024 (19–25 May). Palliative Care ACT has launched a new podcast series called ‘Puddles of Life’.

Not just the end, Palliative Care Week launches in Canberra

From the 21 to 27 May, National Palliative Care Week, Australians are encouraged to take some time and think about what the end of their life would look like if they were given the choice.

Canberra home to Australia’s first non-clinical respite facility

Palliative Care ACT is partnering with The John James Foundation to build Australia’s first permanent non-clinical palliative care respite facility.

Home-like palliative care funded at Leo’s Place in Canberra

Leo’s Place, Canberra’s only non-clinical home-like palliative care respite facility, will receive $2.59 million from the ACT Government.