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Title: Te Ara Whakapiri – Principles and Guidance for the Last Days of Life

Source/Link: http://www.hospice.org.nz/resources/te-ara-whakapiri

Description: Te Ara Whakapiri: Principles and guidance for the last days of life outlines the essential components and considerations required to promote quality care at the end of life for all adults in New Zealand. It also provides examples of useful approaches and tools that will serve as aids for the development of national and/or local resources as part of implementation.

The guidance document is based on an extensive evaluation of the available literature and is informed by local research. This ensures it is applicable to the unique context that is Aotearoa New Zealand.

The document has been endorsed by key professional health organisations in New Zealand. It marks a major step towards ensuring that all health care services across the country are focused on delivering the very best care for people who are dying and for their family/whānau whatever the setting.

Contact:

Online contact form - http://www.hospice.org.nz/contact-us

Contributor: Dementia Resources Project - 04 Aug 2017, 12:39 PM

Title: Dementia Training Australia

Source/Link: https://www.dementiatrainingaustralia.com.au/location/online-course/

Description: DTA is a service established to provide dementia-specific training to aged care, health care professionals, undergraduate trainees, and a range of other professionals and community service providers.

Our goal is to improve the care and wellbeing of people with dementia.

We will achieve this goal through a range of services, events, and resources to ensure that up-to-date dementia knowledge and skills training are within reach of anyone who has a professional contact point with people who have dementia.

Contact:

Email: dta@uow.edu.au

Online contact form: https://www.dementiatrainingaustralia.com.au/contact-dta/

Contributor: Dementia Resources Project - 20 Oct 2017, 12:41 PM