Project description

LGBTIQ+ Health Australia works with the palliative care sector to provide appropriate services and increase knowledge and awareness of palliative care within LGBTIQ+ communities. LGBTIQ+ Health Australia online education includes LGBTIQ+ inclusive palliative care eLearning modules.

Learning options

The LGBTIQ+ inclusive palliative care eLearning modules are designed to improve access and outcomes for LGBTIQ+ people requiring palliative care. They have been developed in a process of co-design with LGBTIQ+ communities and subject matter experts, as well as drawing on research.

This set of eLearning modules explores LGBTIQ+ communities and their specific healthcare needs and the barriers and enablers to providing and receiving palliative care for LGBTIQ+ people:

  • Module 1: Introduction to LGBTIQ+ communities
  • Module 2: Barriers to providing and receiving palliative care
  • Module 3: Enablers for LGBTIQ+ people in palliative care
  • Module 4: Having end-of-life planning conversations (coming soon)
  • Searching for evidence

Target audience

Target audience Health professionals providing or looking to provide inclusive palliative care for LGBTIQ+ people


Australian Department of Health and Aged Care

Cost for participant


Registration required


For further information

Phone: (02) 7209 6301

LGBTIQ+ Health Australia website

Last updated 27 November 2023