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  1. Voluntary assisted dying

    21 Jun 2018

    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. Medical treatment decision makers

    13 Jun 2018

    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. Palliative care - personal stories

    21 May 2018

    Palliative care - personal stories...

  4. 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...

  5. Palliative care – dealing with common symptoms

    02 May 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...

  6. Advance care plan - personal stories

    16 Apr 2018

    Advance care plan personal stories...

  7. Planning where you want to die

    11 Mar 2018

    If you have preferences about how and where you want to die, it is important that you tell your carers, family, friends and healthcare professionals...

  8. Palliative care for the LGBTI community

    11 Mar 2018

    There are end of life and palliative care services that provide safe, inclusive care for people who identify as LGBTI...

  9. Making plans and decisions for the end of your life

    Planning and making decisions about the end of your life can be a positive experience. It is a good opportunity to reflect on the things that are important to you, and to make arrangements that suit...

  10. End of life and palliative care at home

    11 Mar 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...