News tagged with End of Life

Palliative Care

$5 Million Palliative Care Boost to Support More Victorians to Die At Home “All Victorians deserve access to the best possible end-of-life care which relieves pain and suffering and supports ... ...

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Victoria’s end of life and palliative care framework

Victoria’s end of life and palliative care framework was released by the Minister for Health the Hon Jill Hennessy, MP in July 2016. The framework was the result of extensive ... ...

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Victorian Seniors Festival 2017

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The 2017 Victorian Seniors Festival will take place throughout October.  The week of free public transport for Seniors will be Sunday 8th to Sunday 15th October. Do you want to ... ...

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COTA Victoria calls for a Victorian Inclusive Ageing Strategy in 2017 Policy Priorities Statement

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COTA Victoria’s 2017 Policy Priorities Statement calls for a whole of government approach to improve the lives of our diverse and ageing population. Whilst there are a number of government ... ...

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Enhancing the community’s knowledge and engagement with law at the end of life

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Little is known about whether individuals know the law, or are able to exercise their legal rights to be involved in the process of making decisions about treatment. The Australian ... ...

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Victorian Seniors Festival 2016

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Victorian Seniors Festival 2016 The 34th Victorian Seniors Festival will see more than 1500 free or low cost events take place across Victoria during the month of October. Festivities kick ... ...

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Parliamentary Inquiry into End of Life Choices Report

The Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into End of Life Choices handed down its Final Report today. Significant recommendations have been made covering the provision and funding of palliative care services, improving ... ...

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Expert Witnesses at End of Life Choices Hearing

Medical and legal specialists will present their views on end of life choices when public hearings on the inquiry continue on Wednesday 24 February. The Legal and Social Issues Committee will ... ...

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Palliative Care Tweet Chat

Palliverse a group  of palliative care doctors, researchers and nurses from all over Australia and New Zealand with Palliative Care Australia are hosting a tweet chat on Thursday Jan 28th at 19:00 ... ...

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Victorians To Have Their Say On End Of Life Care

  Victorians are being urged to have their say about the services they want to support them at the end of their and their loved ones’ lives. A new Discussion ... ...

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