How we can help.
Volunteers for Palliative Care offer a range of services to those facing end of life challenges. Click the links below to learn more.
We accept referrals from GP’s, Palliative Care Services and self-referrals who meet the following criteria:
- Reside in the Maitland Local Government Area
- Have a progressive, life limiting illness with a prognosis of around 24 months or less
- Have limited family or community supports, experiences isolation and/or is unable to find suitable transport to essential medical appointments.
Please note, our volunteers are unable to provide personal care, do housework, manage medication, or give nursing support.