About palliative care
Palliative care helps people live as fully and as comfortably as possible with a life-limiting illness. Find out where you can receive palliative care, what it costs, how to get it, and what we are doing about palliative care.
- What is palliative care
Palliative care is treatment, care and support for people living with a life-limiting illness.
- Where is palliative care provided?
When possible, you and your family can decide where you want to receive palliative care. Find out where that can be.
- What does palliative care cost?
Find out what the cost of your palliative care might be. If you are a carer, find out what payments you may be eligible for.
- How to get palliative care
Find out who provides palliative care and how you can access it.
- What we're doing about palliative care
We work to make sure you get the highest level of palliative care. Find out about our strategies, programs and research.