It’s a Choice: Consumer views on VAD for the ACT
Published: 2023 LocalHCCA sought feedback from members on the discussion paper on Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD). We facilitated three focus groups consisting of 4 to 6 consumers and ten in-depth conversations with individuals. The questions asked during these discussions were based on those provided in the ACT Health VAD Discussion Paper. Consumers…
Resource List: Advance Care Planning for LGBTQIA+ People
Published: 2022 LocalThis resource list includes some extra resources for LGBTQIA+ people to support their Advance Care Planning.
Dying to Know Day 2022 Resource Sheet
Published: 2022 LocalEach year, HCCA shares a list of useful resources about death and dying for Dying to Know Day. This list is up-to-date as of August 1, 2022.
ACT Legislative Assembly: ACT Inquiry into End of Life Choices
Published: 2018 LocalLiving is messy and so is dying. Despite our best efforts, we can rarely control the circumstances around death. This inquiry has opened an ongoing conversation about death and dying, but also quality of life, health care and palliative care. HCCA considers this to be a useful opportunity to make…
Consumer and Carer Experiences and Expectations of Home-Based Palliative Care in the ACT
Published: 2017 LocalThis report documents consumer and carer experiences of palliative care in the ACT. Published September 2017
Resource List: Advance Care Planning
Published: 2022 LocalThis is our most up-to-date resource list on Advance Care Planning.
Advance Health Care Plan (Plain English)
Published: 2016 LocalA Plain English template for your Advance Health Care Plan.
Advance Health Care Plan Workbook (Plain English)
Published: 2016 LocalThis Plain English workbook can help you write your Advance Health Care Plan.