Wominjeka and welcome to our webpage

Members of the Eastern Metro Palliative Care Consortium provide services on the traditional lands and waterways of the Wurundjeri people and offer our respect to their Elders, past and present.


Latest Updates

National Palliative Care Week 23- 29 May

Palliative Care:Its more than you think

National Reconciliation Week 27 May - June 3

More than a word. Reconciliation takes action

Lots of education and professional development activities are happening in Palliative Care. Please check the Events, PEPA and Updates sections for more information.

The number for the  Palliative and End of Life Care Advice Service is 1800 360 000.

For people caring for and working in Aged Care, a regular bulletin is produced by DHHS. Readers can subscribe at  agedcare.health.gov.au/AgedCareUpdates

The Cancer Council continues to provide support on 13 11 20 and provides information on Cancer and Covid on their website

Keep an eye on the Updates  and Useful Links section to see new information and opportunities for learning.

For more information about Emrpcc activities click here




Access guidelines and resources to help you provide the best possible end of life care for your patients.



Learn about how we look after people in ways sensitive to their culture and how we care for different communities.



We understand that having a conversation about the end of life might feel challenging.  Many people say " I didn't know how to bring it up but I'm so glad we had this conversation!". The links to these resources help us open the conversation.



The Eastern Metro Palliative Care Consortium  is one of eight regional palliative care consortia funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).

It is an alliance of hospital based and community palliative care providers in  the Eastern Metropolitan Region. Established in 2004, it is governed by a Consortium Management Group.

Eastern Health, Eastern Palliative Care and St. Vincent’s work together with NEMICS, EMPHN, Bolton Clarke, Fernlea,DHHS and private organisations.