Friday 9 December
This webinar focuses on the outcomes and experiences of participants in a storytelling intergenerational program called PADSIP (Positive Ageing Digital Storytelling Intergenerational Program). The program facilitates the creation of stories through the collaboration of younger school students and older adults. The end result of the program is a production of a 3-minute digital story, as well as mutual learning and bonds between the adults and students.... read more
Thursday 1 December
Join this LIVE at the Parliamentary Friends of Palliative Care event
A discussion about the need for a National Palliative Care Workforce Strategy to continue to provide a better quality of life for children, young people, and adults with life limiting illness, and their families.
- Dr Mark Boughey, Deputy Director of the Centre for Palliative Care, Director of Palliative Medicine at St Vincent’s Hospital and Associate Professor at The University of Melbourne.
- Rob Hill, a PCA National Consumers and Carers Representative.
- Professor Patricia Davidson, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Wollongong.
Hosted by PCA Board Chair, Professor Meera Agar, the event will be introduced by the co-convenors of the Parliamentary Friends of Palliative Care Group, Senator Catryna Bilyk and the Hon Nola Marino MP, together with PCA CEO Camilla Rowland.... read more
Thursday, 8 December
FREE to attend as part of the Paediatric Palliative Care National Action Plan
This webinar will explore the needs that exist beyond the hospital walls for children, young people and their families with palliative care needs. Anyone working with children and young people with life-limiting illnesses or disabilities to hear from those with lived experience and professionals in the field is invited to attend.... read more
How the pandemic improved cancer care and ensuring sustainability
Thursday 1 December
The 2022 NEMICS Annual Forum will showcase oncology clinical leaders from each of their member health services discussing 'How the pandemic improved cancer care and ensuring sustainability.'
Featuring a panel discussion facilitated by Associate Professor Paul Mitchell with leading oncologists Associate Professor Phillip Parente, Professor Niall Tebbutt, Dr Frances Barnett and Dr Polly Dufton.... read more
Register to watch recording on demand (link below)
View this conversation with A/Prof Bruce Rumbold, former Director of the Palliative Care Unit at La Trobe University whose perspectives from the disciplines of sociology, theology, public health and community development have enriched our networks, our conversations and our service delivery... read more
Centre for Palliative Care Hot Topic
View webinar recording (link below)... read more
Grief and Loss in Late Life - Introduction
This online program is offered via a self-paced online portal. Participants receive unlimited access to the online program and additional resources, plus a certificate of completion at the end of the program.... read more
The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) is an independent, not for profit organisation and the largest provider of grief and bereavement education in Australia.
ACGB has been providing support for bereaved and grieving Australians for more than 22 years.
Anyone is welcome to register to participate in the webinars that are listed on the ACGB website.... read more
The Residential Aged Care COVID-19 Webinar
The Department of Health convened this webinar for aged care providers and their staff on outbreak management procedures. It provides an opportunity to learn the latest information on how to prepare for an outbreak and updates on COVID-19 measures, as well as an opportunity for you to ask questions.... read more