Palliative and Hospice Care
Contains palliative care information for patients, carers, families and health professionals.
Clare Holland House
5 Menindee Drive
02 6273 0336
Provides a supportive palliative care service for people with life threatening illnesses who no longer respond to curative therapy. Includes outpatient clinic services, care in the home or residential setting and inpatient hospice services.
Palliative Care ACT
5 Flemington Road
02 6255 5771
This is a representative body for palliative care in the ACT. It also provides a volunteer program for palliative care patients, families and carers.
Queanbeyan Palliative Care
Queanbeyan Community Health Centre
Queanbeyan District Hospital
Cnr Erin and Collett Sts
02 6150 7150
Supports terminally ill clients, their families and carers at home and in hospital. Bereavement and other counselling is also available. People can self refer, however a referral from the GP is preferred.
02 6296 9900
1800 242 636
Provides respite care services to any carer of a child or adult with an illness.
1800 422 737
A national online and phone service that provides practical information and resources to support carers.
Duo Services Australia
02 6287 2870
Provides a full range of support at home and in the community for children/ young people with disabilities and their families, adults with disabilities, frail aged people and people with mental health conditions living in the ACT to enable them to live in their own home.
My Aged Care
1800 200 422
Provides information about respite care services and how to access them.
Holiday Break Accommodation
Ronald McDonald Family Retreat Fiona Lodge
BATEMANS BAY NSW
1300 135 848
Offers free holiday accommodation for one week in fully equipped units on the beach for families of children who are affected by cancer or another life threatening illness.
The OTIS Foundation
03 5444 1184
Provides free accommodation and an opportunity to enjoy a relaxing time of sanctuary in a beautiful country environment for those living with breast cancer. Accommodation is located in Thredbo and country Victoria.
Yurana Cancer Kids Holiday Homes
02 4454 1700
Offers free holiday accommodation for families of children affected by cancer or other serious illness.Inclusion of a service in the directory does not imply endorsement of the service by Cancer Council ACT.
Updated January 2018