Start with who you are and why you are here 

All information in the CareSearch portal is open to everyone. There are four CareSearch Centres. Each centre was developed with a specific purpose and audience in mind. 

Community Centre

For the community and for those directly affected by the need for palliative care. A safe and welcoming place for everyone to learn about end of life and  palliative care. 

Health Professional Centre

A place for health professionals and the workforce providing palliative care. A trustworthy and practical resource relevant to practice.

Evidence Centre

A place for people to find, learn about, and work with palliative care evidence. An authoritative, practical, and foundational resource to support best practice and improving care.

About Us

Where we keep you up to date and share how we do business and why it matters. It's about our values, collaborations and quality processes that ensure what we provide is trustworthy.

Finding what you need

In each of the centres there are different ways to find the information you need.

  • You can navigate from the home page by selecting from one of the main centres to look for relevant topics.
  • You can enter a word in the search box in the top right hand section of this page.
  • If you come to a CareSearch page from another website you can easily see where you are by the breadcrumbs beneath the top banner: You are here:… . You can always return to the home page by clicking on the CareSearch logo in the top left corner of your screen.
  • Within content pages there is a menu at the right hand side of the page to help with navigation within the Centre.

CareSearch has developed this website to ensure content is available to as many users as possible. The website compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.0 Level AA is outlined in our Accessibility Statement.

If you require printed materials, we have resources that can be ordered from our Order Resources section.

We also welcome your feedback and enquiries and encourage you to Contact CareSearch.

Registering for newsletters

If you would like to receive news about what’s new in the website, you can register for our newsletter @CareSearch

Using the website

By using the website you are agreeing to the website’s terms and conditions. Please take the opportunity to read this important notice. 

Clinical Disclaimer

Although we have attempted to ensure the information published on the CareSearch website is as accurate and complete as possible, such information may change from time to time. This may be because further research is developed and becomes available. Practice may also vary according to what is available locally (e g, particular medications) and the experience and expertise of local health professionals. In addition, the information is necessarily of a general nature, and health professionals should use their best clinical judgement in the way in which it is used. The information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and individuals should seek professional medical care and advice as required. Please see the Terms and Conditions of the website.

Last updated 02 August 2021