Palliative Care NSW Volunteer Support Services Programme

Loss and grief support training

3 months ago

Grief can feel like being lost in a maze of conflicting emotions. A helping hand and a listening ear can be beneficial in supporting someone ...


Volunteers Complete Training

6 months ago

The third cohort of Community Palliative Care Volunteers has completed the 25 hour Induction Training Program with Far West Local Health District to prepare them ...


Resilience isn’t futile

9 months ago

Palliative Care NSW ran it’s first online Zoom workshop for volunteers yesterday, “Resilience in the face of adversity”. Our presenter was Mirna Tarabay who has ...


New volunteers ready to go in the Eurobodalla

10 months ago

Southern NSW Local Health District is all set to re-open their palliative care volunteer service operating from Moruya with their new volunteer recruits having completed ...


Supporting someone with dementia

1 year ago

Did you know that dementia is the second leading cause of death of Australians? And that since 2016 it has been the leading cause of ...


Volunteer biography training

2 years ago

The Sacred Heart Biography Service and Palliative Care NSW are presenting a one-day training event for palliative care volunteer service managers who are looking to ...


Self-care workshop for volunteers

3 years ago

Practicing a good self-care regimen is an important part of maintaining your well-being as a volunteer. This is especially true for volunteers working in palliative ...


Volunteer Biography Training

3 years ago

Last week I was privileged to attend training on 'Developing a Volunteer Biography Program' hosted by Eastern Palliative Care in Victoria. Eastern Palliative Care offer ...


Free Understanding Dementia online course

3 years ago

The University of Tasmania's Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Understanding Dementia, is an easily accessible online course that builds upon the latest in international research ...