Your care, your way

Our holistic approach to care means that we walk alongside people; supporting, empowering and caring for them. 

We ensure our services are responsive to the individual needs of each patient, carer and family; and provide in-home specialist palliative care, addressing physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs.

We also work closely with other health and community services to offer:

  • in home specialist palliative care nursing (scheduled visits weekdays)
  • 24 hour phone based nursing support after hours and on weekends 
  • volunteer support 
  • support to make current and future care choices 
  • carer and patient education 
  • equipment loan to enhance comfort and safety.
SINCE 1985

We are here for you

  • delivered in your home
  • holistic
  • compassionate
  • innovative and
  • flexible.
  • promote comfort
  • improve quality of life
  • support the patient
  • support family, carers and friends involved in providing care.
  • providing a supportive 24-hour service
  • providing a respectful compassionate service that guides but does not take over
  • enriching the quality of living and dying through personalised home-based care
  • helping patients of all ages to live well in their home
  • providing holistic care that addresses physical, emotional, social, cultural or spiritual needs
  • taking time to get to know what the patient and their family need to help them live, die and grieve well
  • sharing information, knowledge and care with the patient, their carers, families and other health care providers.
  • specialist palliative care nurses
  • supportive care workers
  • patient and family support volunteers.
  • Ballarat
  • Hepburn
  • northern end of Golden Plains and
  • western end of Moorabool Shires.


  • usually care for approximately 200 registered patients
  • provide bereavement support to the carers of our patients
  • provide a free equipment loan service for our patients (wheelchairs, lift recliners, commodes and other personal items)
  • care for palliative patients of all ages; helping to fulfil their wishes to die at home
  • pride ourselves on  making a difference to the people we care for.

downloadable brochure is available here.


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