Welcome to the website of Grampians Region Palliative Care Consortium.  On this website you will find a wide range of information, including links to and resourcesabout palliative care in Grampians region, Victoria and Australia, as well as some overseas links.

Grief, Loss & Bereavement Education session

This pilot project “Grief and Bereavement – Looking to the future” is facilitated by Ballarat Hospice Care Inc. And funded by the Helen McPherson Smith Trust.

It is a 3hr education session to better understand Grief, Loss and Bereavement and how it impacts us in our workplace and community.

Click here to Register        Limited to 25 places.
Sovereign Park Motor Inn, Ballarat, 17th March, 2017     Cost:- FREE

ACP & Palliative Approach Workshops

This full day workshop will deliver an interactive workshop for health care professionals who want to develop their skills in Advance Care Planning and a Palliative Approach. This workshop is designed for RN’s and EN’s in aged care facilities and those in the community.         Cost $15.00
To register click on the town you wish to attend.

Ballarat 15th March 2017 (0930-1500) Midlands Golf Club
Horsham 22nd March 2017 (0930-1500) The Grains Innovation Park FULLY BOOKED.
Horsham 27th April 2017 (0930-1500) The Grains Innovation Park

Palliative Approach & Symptom Management for PCA’s Workshops

This half day workshop will deliver an interactive workshop for PCA’s who want to develop their skills in Symptom Management and a Palliative Approach. This workshop is designed for PCA’s in aged care facilities and those in the community.       Cost $15.00              To register click on the town you wish to attend.

Horsham 29th March, 2017 (0900-1300) The Grains Innovation Park
Ballarat 5th April, 2017 (0900-1300) Midlands Golf Club

start2talk

An initiative of Alzheimer’s Australia, this website is a practical and comprehensive resource to help people to plan ahead for their future. It gives the information needed to make decisions and helps to put decisions into action. Resources include worksheets to help people step through the processes involved in planning ahead. It also has information and up to date links for all States and Territories as well as information available in 30 languages.