End of Life Care Consultations in the Barwon South Western Region December 2015November 10, 2015
State-wide end of life care framework
Community and sector consultation
The current policy framework Strengthening palliative care: Policy and strategic directions 2011 -2015 is coming to an end in December 2015 and the Department wants to broaden the focus to developing an end of life care framework.
A Discussion Paper for Improving End of Life Care is now available and feedback can be submitted until 5pm on Friday 18 December 2015. The discussion paper has been translated into 10 languages, all of which can be downloaded from the website.
There will also be a series of facilitated public forums across Victoria. The Forums are free to attend but numbers are limited and registration is essential. Registrations will close 4 days prior to the Forum date or when fully booked, whichever comes first.
Consultations will be conducted in Warrnambool & Geelong
Details for the Forum in the Warrnambool are as follows: Date: Thursday 3rd December 2015 (1.30 – 4.30pm). Venue: Carmichael Room, City Memorial Bowls Club, 50 – 58 Cramer St, Warrnambool. Phone: 5561 4155
Details for the Forum in Geelong are as follows: Date: Friday 4th December 2015 (9.30am – 12.30pm). Venue: Alex Popescu Room, Simonds Stadium, 370 Moorabool Street, South Geelong. Phone: 5225 2367
To register for the consultations or for further information about how you and/or your service can contribute your views and help shape end of life care in Victoria visit Better End of Life