Project news

The Caring at end of life ARC linkage project is currently seeking carers to talk with about their experiences of caring for someone at home at the end of their life. Please contact the research team on 02 4736 0368, or email

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12 Feb 2013 Informal network essential for people who want to die at home This is an article recently published in The Conversation written by team member and Director of Calvary Centre for Palliative Care Research Dr John Rosenberg.

6 Feb 2013  Listen here to Simon Wallace on ABC Riverina radio interview Associate Professor Debbie Horsfall about the research.

30 Nov 2012  Tackling the gap between where people want to die (at home) and current practice.  Read our blog piece on  Croakey – the Crikey Health blog.

12 July 2012 – The project was highlighted recently in a Sydney Morning Herald research supplement. See page 12 below for the compelling article.

21 May 2012 – Introducing the people on the Caring at end of life International Reference group.

13 March 2012 – Penrith Press reports on the research and puts out the first call for carers to participate.

Feb/March 2012  End of life a community affair – Leading online Aged Care magazine InSite reports on the project.

6 March 2012 Caring for terminally ill at home under spotlight – Nursing Review online article .

7 Feb 2012 – View presentation and read about our recent visit with leading UK Palliative care consultant Julian Abel and his colleague from Weston HospiceCare

Julian visit photo w KN

19 Dec 2011 – End of life care in South West England.

10 Nov 2011 – We’ve begun!