What is Palliative Care?

Palliative care is a form of healthcare provided to people who have a progressing illness that will lead to death. It is active and supportive care that seeks to maximize quality of life.

Death and Dying in Australia

Learn what affects death and dying in Australia

Read More

Australia's Diverse Population

Learn how our diversity impacts on palliative care in Australia

Read More

Providing Palliative Care in Australia

Providing and receiving palliative care in Australia

Read More

Role of Research

Research helps us treat illness and improve healthcare

Read More

Preferred Place of Death

Learn about where we prefer to die

Read More

Volunteers

Learn about the role volunteers play in care

Read More

Caring in the Community

Learn about care provided in communities

Read More

Major Projects

Find out about national initiatives in palliative care

Read More

Video

Play Video - Trustworthy, evidence based palliative care information - Find out more about CareSearch

Latest Articles and Updates