Palliative Care NSW Volunteer Support Services Programme

Warilla – Being Present: Spirituality, disruption and reflection in Palliative Care

A one day seminar, Warilla, Tuesday 19th June 2018.

This seminar brings together palliative care staff and volunteers and pastoral care staff and volunteers and other interested health professionals and volunteers to talk about spirituality, disruption and reflection in palliative care.

When: Tuesday 19th June 2018, 0930-1530

Where: Warilla Bowls and Recreation Club, Jason Ave, Barrack Heights NSW 2528

Cost: Free, all welcome

Catering: Light refreshments available, bring or buy your own lunch.

Enquiries & RSVP: To Cynzia Dei-Cont 02 4223 8414 or Elanne Thompson 02 4464 6985 by 18th June please.

Flyer: Click here to download the flyer [pdf, 234kb].


0930-1015   The ethos of palliative care, existential suffering, total pain and volunteer support.  Bernadette Orange

1015-1045   Morning Tea

1045-1115   What can end of life care learn from after death care?  Amy Sagar

1115-1200   Disruption, displacement and diaspora: the landscape of grief, loss and bereavement in palliative care and the role of the volunteer.  Pippa Blackburn

1200-1300   Lunch

1300-1530   Spirituality & Reflective Practice Forum (includes short break).  Kate Englebrecht

With thanks:

Warilla Bowls and Recreation Club (venue hire)

Palliative Care NSW (catering)

Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (local support, registrations)