CareSearch is an evidence-based resource for palliative care professionals, patients, carers and the general community.
Palliative Care Council SA is a valuable information resource on palliative care services provided in South Australia and nationally.
Palliative Care Australia has launched a new national online directory of palliative care services. Visitors to the website will be able to type in the postcode where they live and see the contact details for the service/s that cover that location. Other resources include
Sad News, Sorry Business
‘Sad News, Sorry Business: Guidelines for caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through death and dying’ to help in providing culturally and clinically responsive care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients and their families.
Journeys – Palliative Care for Children and Teenagers is an information resource which aims to better prepare and equip families and carers for the many situations and issues they may face as they live with their child’s illness. It is a starting point in identifying where to look or who to go to for specific information and support which best meets their needs
Grief Link is a South Australian site (see Topics: Cancer, or Coping with Grief, or Helping the bereaved)
For children. Sesame Street 'When families grieve'. Help your family cope and communicate after the death of a parent.