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  1. Services to support people with dementia and their carers

    17 Nov 2017

    Services are available in Victoria for people with dementia, and their partners, carers and friends...

  2. Unpaid and professional carers

    21 Aug 2017

    The term ‘carer’ can refer to paid and unpaid, professional and ‘lay’ carers...

  3. 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...

  4. Complaints about health services

    16 Aug 2017

    The Health Complaints Commissioner can accept complaints about anyone who claims to provide a health service...

  5. 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...

  6. 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...

  7. Transition care after hospital

    27 Jun 2017

    The Transition Care Program provides care through tailored support packages, while the Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic maintenance and support services...

  8. Falls – services for older people

    27 Jun 2017

    Falls are a major cause of injury for older people. There are many services available to help prevent or recover from a fall...

  9. Aids and equipment at home

    26 Jun 2017

    Disability aids and equipment such as wheelchairs, walking frames and braces can help people with disabilities and the elderly gain more independence...

  10. Informed consent for medical treatment

    22 Jun 2017

    Informed consent means having enough information about a medical procedure to decide whether to have it done...