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Knowing what to expect in the future when caring for a friend or relative

(Helpful resources and links)

Alzheimer’s Australia
Alzheimer’s Australia has information on the Later stages of Dementia.
National Dementia Helpline: 1800 100 500

Cancer Council Victoria

Caresearch is an online resource designed to help those needing relevant and trustworthy information and resources about palliative care. The website has been funded by the Australian Government’s Department of Health and Ageing.

Carer Gateway 

  • Phone1800 422 737
  • Barwon Health is the lead Carer Gateway service provider in the Barwon South West Region.

Health Talk Online
Health Talk Online has audio-visual and written Information on caring for someone with a terminal illness – planning for deterioration and death.

Mayo Clinic
The Mayo Clinic, an American based organisation, has helpful advice for carers on what to expect and providing care at the end-of-life.

Palliative Care Australia
The following helpful resources are available:

Palliative Care Victoria (PCV)

Helpful documents for families and carers

Last Modified: Friday, 22 September 2023