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Tasmanian Association for Hospice and Palliative Care

The Tasmanian Association for Hospice & Palliative Care Inc. is the peak representative body for hospice and palliative care in Tasmania. We are affiliated with Palliative Care Australia, and two Tasmanian delegates attend PCA council meetings.TAHPC works to:

  • Increase awareness and understanding of hospice and palliative care; 
  • Provide information about services; 
  • Support maintenance of best practice standards; 
  • Support workers involved in the care of people who are dying; 
  • Advocate for service provision and its future development; 
  • Support clients and carers in accessing appropriate services.

We encourage you and your colleagues to show your support of hospice and palliative care in Tasmania... become a member.

Read More... Download TAHPC Information Sheet PDF (442kb)  MS Word (490kb)

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Federal Budget 2014-15

Following the Federal Budget, Palliative Care Australia have prepared two documents for your information:

Briefing: Amanda Bresnan, PCA’s National Policy Manager, has prepared a briefing on the health budget, looking at the opportunities, concerns and big changes in health that affect palliative care.- Download PDF 133kb

 Media release: Prepared 13th May 2014 in response to the Budget announcements.- Download PDF 103kb 

Join TAHPCBecome a TAHPC Member!  
Please consider joining TAHPC this year and show your support of palliative care in Tasmania.

TAHPC membership enables you to keep up to date with palliative care issues,provides useful resources and information, as well as discounts on our education events/study days. 

Membership for only                         $40 if employed
Conc./students/unemployed              $20                   
Hospice/Palliative Care Volunteers     $15

Print out a Membership Brochure/Application Form and join now.

Last site update: 26 June 2015



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