Providing culturally appropriate palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples: Resource Kit

The resource kit providing strategies and training material to support staff in mainstream health services to provide culturally appropriate palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Page last updated: 06 August 2007

Also known as the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples Palliative Care Resource Kit, this publication provides strategies and training material to support staff in mainstream health services to provide culturally appropriate palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Practice Principles

Provide strategies that have been developed specifically to support palliative care services and personnel to meet the cultural needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, their families and communities.
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Resource

Has been developed to support training, within mainstream health services, for the provision of palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
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Discussion Paper

Provides an overview of existing literature relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples perspectives and issues around death and dying.
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Course

Provides an outline of a teaching unit on the provision of palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in a culturally safe environment.
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