I Am Living

Palliative care may be provided in a variety of settings depending upon availability of services, and individual choice. Settings include:

  • person’s home;
  • community-based facilities;
  • residential aged care homes;
  • hospitals;
  • emergency departments;
  • intensive care units;
  • in person palliative care beds in hospitals or aged homes;
  • accommodation for people living with a disability or mental ill health;
  • correctional facilities; and
  • community palliative care clinics and day centres.