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  • If you have been diagnosed with a life-limiting illness, talk with your doctor or health professional about your palliative care options.
  • There are several types of palliative care service options available.
  • Talk with your family and your doctor about which type of end of life or palliative care service you need now and in the future.
  • There are options for getting a referral to palliative care.
  • You can find palliative care services using online directories.
  • More information is available from Palliative Care Victoria and Palliative Care Australia.

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Reviewed on: 13-02-2017