Palliative Care

Description

Ph  03 5521 0674
Fax 03 5521 0625

5 days a week, 8am-4.30pm

For the people of Portland,  Heywood, Dartmoor, Bessiebelle.

Services provided;

  • Palliative Care is provide for people of all ages who have a life limiting illness, with little or no prospect of cure and for whom the primary treatment goal is quality of life.
  • Palliative care nurse consultant assessment
  • Symptom assessment and management
  • Specially trained Palliative Care Volunteers
  • Bereavement services
  • Counselling
  • Carer respite
  • Referral/liaison  to other services
  • Carer respite
  • Access to equipment