Palliative Care Tasmania
Palliative Care Tasmania is Tasmania’s peak body for palliative care.
Palliative Care Tasmania’s (PCT) vision is that all Tasmanians with a life-limiting illness, together with those they value, are supported to live, die and grieve well.
PCT’s mission is to lead and influence policy and practice, advocate, educate and support people of all ages to access quality palliative care.
What we do:
- We aim to empower the community through awareness, information, and engagement.
- We strive to support and develop the workforce with ongoing and responsive education and training.
- We are the leading voice for our sector and for all Tasmanians affected by a life limiting illness.
- We advocate for service provision and its future development.
Who this service is for
Palliative Care Tasmania provides non-clinical services and information to any Tasmanian who is living with a life-limiting illness or is seeking more information relating to palliative and end-of-life care and advance care planning.
No cost associated with accessing PCT services and information.
Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
How this service is delivered
Call or visit us online
Our phone lines are available Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 5:00pm.
Visit our website for more information about PCT and the available services and resources.
More programs from Palliative Care Tasmania Limited
PalliHub.org.au is an online platform for you to connect, engage and learn with fellow palliative care sector members. This includes specialist, generalist, community people working, volunteering or caring for someone living with a life limiting condition, and best of all being a member of PalliHub.org.au is absolutely FREE!
Learning Through Loss
Learning Through Loss is a free training for professionals or volunteers working with young people. The training provides participants with the tools they need to support young people to safely navigate grief and loss. The learnings from the training have the potential to prevent the development of mental illness in those affected by grief and loss.
Palliative Care Tasmania’s ‘Speaker Series’ is a great mix of local, national and international industry experts, covering specialty topics in palliative and end-of-life care. Including diverse topics such as legal, guardianship, grief, loss, dementia, MND, and more.
PCT Members are able to access the most recent Speaker Series ‘Dr Kathryn Mannix – Listening Skills & the Art of Tender Conversations’ via the Pallihub.