Dying to talk

Advance care planning for people with dementia

Funded by the Department of Health and Ageing and led by Palliative Care Australia, Professor Liz Forbat in Calvary Bruce ACT alongside Alzheimer’s Australia and Hammond Care is developing, implementing and testing new methods of supporting people with dementia.

The project builds on Palliative Care Australia’s ‘Dying to Talk’ discussion starter. This work will implement and test a national approach to advance care planning for people with dementia.

 

Palliative and End of life Care Research Institute

Media Enquiries

For interviews, images and more information contact:

Sam Kelly

 (03) 9595 3341  0457 280 858  sam.kelly@calvarycare.org.au