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  1. Voluntary assisted dying

    23 May 2019

    Victoria is the first state in Australia to pass voluntary assisted dying laws. The Voluntary Assisted Dying Act (2017) provides a safe legal framework for people who are suffering and dying to choose...

  2. Advance care plans

    Advance care plans can help the people close to you and those caring for you to know what is important to you about the level of healthcare and quality of life you would want...

  3. Funerals

    06 Mar 2019

    It is the funeral directors job to help with many of the legal responsibilities, including the death certificate...

  4. End of life and palliative care for children, teenagers and young adults

    06 Dec 2018

    Palliative care for children provides physical, emotional, social and spiritual support to newborns, infants, children and young people with a life-limiting condition and their families...

  5. Grief – support services

    26 Nov 2018

    People who have support from family and friends are less likely to suffer poor health after bereavement and loss...

  6. Grief - how to support the bereaved

    26 Nov 2018

    If you're unsure of how to support someone who is grieving, ask them...

  7. Grief

    26 Nov 2018

    Grief is a process, not an event – most people will continue to grieve in subtle ways for the rest of their lives...

  8. End of life and palliative care for people living with a disability

    05 Nov 2018

    End of life and palliative care for Victorians living with a disability can be provided at home, in specialist disability accommodation, in residential aged care or in an inpatient facility at a...

  9. End of life and palliative care at home

    05 Nov 2018

    Some people prefer having palliative care at home because of the familiar environment, feeling of independence and close access to family, friends and the local community...

  10. Your rights at the end of life

    02 Nov 2018

    It is important for the family members of someone who is facing the end of their life to respect their wishes and follow through with the requests of their loved one as much as is practical and...