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  1. Palliative care for culturally and linguistically diverse communities

    17 Aug 2017

    There are culturally sensitive palliative care services that will help you and your family...

  2. Medical power of attorney

    10 Aug 2017

    You can appoint someone to be your medical power of attorney, also known as ‘enduring power of attorney (medical treatment)’, to make medical decisions on your behalf when, in certain circumstances...

  3. End of life and palliative care for older Victorians

    09 Aug 2017

    If you are living with a life-limiting illness, end of life and palliative care services can be provided to you at home...

  4. Palliative care services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

    09 Aug 2017

    There are culturally sensitive palliative care services that will help you and your family...

  5. Advance care plans

    Advance care planning 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...

  6. Death in hospital

    24 May 2017

    Organising a funeral is an important part of grieving, so it is worth spending time to plan the funeral that you and the deceased person would want...

  7. Palliative care – looking after yourself

    18 May 2017

    When caring for a loved one with a terminal illness, it is important to look after your own mental health and wellbeing so that you will have the energy and strength required for your role as carer...

  8. Autopsy

    12 May 2017

    Immediate family have the right to refuse a hospital post mortem of the deceased and can object to a coronial post mortem...

  9. Financial considerations for end of life

    12 May 2017

    If you are terminally ill, there is financial support available for your care, health expenses and other everyday expenses...

  10. Managing your pain and other symptoms during a life-limiting illness

    12 May 2017

    The healthcare professionals in your palliative care team will work together to manage your pain so that you can focus on the things you enjoy...