Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care: Your Role

Event Date: Wednesday 31 October, 2018
Venue:Seminar Room, Cancer Council WA, 15 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park
Target Audience:Health Care Professionals working in aged care facilities. Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Facility Managers, Allied Health Professionals, Pastoral Care, Aboriginal Health Workers, Patient Care Assistants, Assistants in Nursing, Counsellors
Registration information:Registration is essential as places are limited. Register online at
Contact Details:Phone Palliative and Supportive Care Education (PaSCE) on 9382 9300 or email

This workshop is designed to provide you with a greater understanding of the palliative approach and your role in the delivery of exceptional care in your facility.

“You matter because you are you, and you matter to the end of your life. We will do all we can not only to help you die peacefully, but also to live until you die”

Dame Cicely Saunders

Learning areas

  • The palliative approach
  • Tools in embedding the palliative approach
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Communicating with the resident, family and staff

Presented by

Claire Doyle, Clinical Nurse Consultant

Tina Dobrin, Social Worker, Metropolitan Palliative Care Consultancy (MPACCS)

Information and Online Registraton: For more information and to register please see the Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care: Your Role flyer (79kb). Complete registration online at

Enquiries: please email or phone 9382 9300.

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