Palliative Care Week, 13 to 19 September: ‘Palliative Care - In This Together’

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The week long campaign aims to raise awareness of the difference palliative care can make to people with a life-limiting illness or condition, to carers and to families throughout the island of Ireland.

Quality of life is improved where all supports for a person with palliative care needs are in place, including the wider community alongside health and social care services. This has been a feature of the outstanding community response to COVID-19. Let’s apply that community spirit by continuing to support those with serious and progressive illness to live well until the end of their lives; ‘Palliative Care: In This Together’.

How to get involved: If you feel you can help raise awareness about palliative care you can contact to request leaflets, posters and social media frames which will be posted to you free of charge or you can  download promotional materials: Link

Free Events: Palliative care week will offer a number of free events for members of the public and health researchers, educators and healthcare professionals to attend. One such event includes a keynote webinar by Professor Charles Normand, 'Palliative Care : Future Challenges for Ireland'. To register for this free online event click on the link provided: Register Here

To learn more about what's happening during Palliative Care Week you can follow @AIIHPC #pallcareweek for updates or visit The Palliative Hub website: Link

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
26th Aug, 2020
Expiry Date
19th Sep, 2020