Wodonga Community Palliative Care Service

Part of Albury Wodonga Health

Home based palliative care and consultancy including:

  • Palliative care assessments
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  • Care coordination;
  • Symptom support, advice and management;
  • Practical support for everyday activities;
  • Equipment loans;
  • Individual and family emotional support;
  • Bereavement care; and
  • After hours phone advice from palliative care nurses.

Our team work together with many other health care providers including GP’s, Medical Specialists and our local District Nursing Services in Corryong, Beechworth, Tallagatta, Wodonga and Walwa to provide care and support to people with life limiting, chronic and oncological illness and their family members and carers.

We work with Caritas Christi Hospice (St Vincent’s Health) who provide afterhours phone advice for our clients, their family and carers.

Our team is supported by East Hume Regional Consultancy Palliative Care and St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.

Self-referral is welcome by calling the team to make an enquiry.

Health professionals can refer using a SCTT or our referral form

Our service covers the City of Wodonga, Indigo and Towong Shires.

Includes Postcodes: 3690, 3688, 3747, 3683, 3685, 3749, 3700, 3707, 3709.

 

Contact details

Wodonga Community Palliative Care Service

Albury Wodonga Health

Ph: (02) 6051 7423

Fax: (02) 6058 4314

Palliative.Care@awh.org.au

Postal Address: PO Box 326, Albury, NSW 2640

Physical Address: Albury Wodonga Health, Vermont St, Wodonga

Website: www.awh.org.au