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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations have develop a variety of resources for palliative care, end of life care, and advance care planning, appropriate to meet the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Including;

Advance Care Yarning

Advance care yarning clarifies values and choices, and gives family members, doctors, nurses and Aboriginal Health Workers the opportunity to respect the authors choices for future medical treatment

Click here to view Advance Care Yarning.

My Lifebook

My Lifebook is a tool where family members can write their wishes for: what music they want; their marriages; children; and what they want to be buried in etc.

Click here to view My Lifebook.

Taking Control of YOUR Health Journey

Taking Control of YOUR Health Journey is a guide to the benefits of Advance Care Planning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Click here to view Taking Control of YOUR Health Journey.

Understanding the palliative care journey

Understanding the palliative care journey has been designed as a guide to provide general information in assisting and gaining an understanding of what this palliative care ‘journey’ may hold.

Click here to view Understanding the palliative care journey.

The Blackpages

The Blackpages, developed by Gippsland Primary Health Network, provides information about Indigenous services across Gippsland. This edition also includes mainstream health and community services to encourage community members to utilise these services, to promote self-empowerment and choice in regards to health and the health of others.

Click here to view the Blackpages.

Disclaimer: GRPCC provides these links for information purpose only and is not responsible for the content of these websites. If you notice any of the links are broken, or would like to suggest additional information resources to be added, please contact us.