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Our Mission & Role

Palliative Care Queensland's mission is to aim to ensure that every person who dies in Queensland experiences quality at the end of life.

Our Mission: "Quality care at the end of life for all."

PCQ's principal roles are as follows:

  • To improve awareness and understanding of palliative care in the general community;
  • To influence the development of public policy in relation to palliative care;
  • To support the professionals and volunteers who provide palliative care;
  • To provide health professional education;
  • To provide information about palliative care educational resources;
  • To provide online information, support and advocacy to people affected by terminal illnesses, and
  • To provide support and professional representation to Palliative Care Queensland members.

For further information about Palliative Care Queensland’s strategic goals, please refer to the Palliative Care Queensland – Strategic Plan 2015 – 2018