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Providing personal care for your relative or friend

A large part of caring for a person with a life-threatening illness at home is giving personal care. This means helping your relative or friend get dressed, washed, go to the toilet, get in and out of bed and helping with food and drink. Some people may feel unsettled or unsure about how to provide this care.

Here are some useful and endorsed information, resources and links to help you provide personal care.

Palliative Care Program
The Palliative Care team may:

Helpful resources and links
Websites and other resources 

Last Modified: Monday, 10 August 2020