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Welcome to Palliative Care Queensland

Living well is a daily choice, dying well takes planning and community support. 

Quality palliative care has never been as critical. 

Palliative Care Queensland (PCQ) provides information and education with an aim to raise awareness, advocate and ensure quality care is provided to all at the end of life. PCQ is an independent not-for-profit peak body representing palliative care providers, consumers and their families and those with an interest in palliative care in Queensland. Established in 1988, PCQ has supported thousands of people living with chronic and life-limiting condition and those who care for them. 

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How we can help Areas of support


Understand what is palliative care and access multiple resources

> For Patients & Families
> For Health Professionals


Find out about our community education sessions and further training

> For Patients & Families
> For Health Professionals


Palliative Care Queensland has championed a number of significant advocacy issues for clinician groups.

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Palliative Care Queensland is exploring and promoting community development approaches to end of life care

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Our latest news and events

PCQ is hiring: Events and Marketing Coordinator

Written on 21/03/2018

New position: Events and Marketing Coordinator Location: Brisbane Type: Social and Community Service Employee FTE: Part Time (0.6 FTE), fixed... Read more

Community Conversations: Wine and Die

Written on 08/03/2018

Community Conversations: Wine and Die This unique event will be an opportunity to join in open conversations about death, dying and preparing for... Read more

PCQ's 2018-19 Pre-Budget Submission

Written on 28/02/2018

Approximately 29,500 Queenslanders die each year and despite most people expressing their wish to die at home or in a hospice, the vast majority die i... Read more

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