Talking about death

Talking about death

These projects provide opportunities to have a conversation about caring, dying and grieving. Dying to Know Day (August 8) A grassroots campaign that anyone can get involved in to build local connections and conversations in place (communities, health services and...
Caring for others

Caring for others

At times we will be the carer, at times we will be the one being cared for.  Sometimes we need to reach out to care for the carer. Weavers offers 1-1 peer support for Carers from someone who has been a Carer. Carers Australia represents Australia’s unpaid...
Planning ahead

Planning ahead

Planning ahead involves planning ahead as we age, become a carer, deal with our own death including our bodies and assets (including digital assets). Advance Care Planning is a process to help you plan your medical care in advance so if you become too unwell to make...
Caring for Someone at Home

Caring for Someone at Home

As many as 70% of Australians want to die at home and yet comparatively few achieve that. However, when services such as community palliative care and a person’s personal support network work together the likelihood of being able to stay at home before and after death...