Monthly Archives: April 2013

Palliative Care……..everyone’s business

The theme for National Palliative Care week 2013 is

PC week logo 2013

Palliative Care……..everyone’s business.

Palliative care week occurs between the 19th & 25th of May.

Fernlea House are combining Palliative care week with a celebration of volunteers and are doing so by having a Un Deb Ball. Words like  fabulous, fantastic, fun & frivolous fundraising gives an idea about the night. Be game and wear your fancy glad rags and join them. For more details  click our link Fernlea UnDebBall2013

Palliative Care Victoria  is featuring  Dr Ira Byock as a key speaker during palliative care week. He will give an interactive presentation on “Saying the four things that matter most for living & dying well” .
Dr Byock is a great story teller, using wisdom, warmth and humour to communicate on living and dying well and how we can experience what really matters most in our lives every day.
Discounted tickets are available for palliative care volunteers and registration is available through the Palliative Care Victoria website

This event is  Monday 20 May 2013, 2.00pm to 3.30pm (refreshments served after) at the State Library of Victoria Theatrette, 328 Swanston St Melbourne.The flyer about Dr Ira Byock has all the event registration details.

Palliative Care….everyone’s business is the theme for the 12th Australian Palliative Care Conference being held in Canberra in September. See our events calender for links to the conference website.