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As you will be aware the current COVID19 is causing many services in Australia to be disrupted. 

EPC is considered an Essential Service under the current State of Emergency.  EPC, as an essential service, will endeavour to keep services running however over the next few months we may have to adapt our service.

Should this occur you will be informed.  Our goal is to ensure we provide the best community based specialist palliative care services as we have always done but please appreciate that we are doing this in a difficult climate and therefore we may require flexibility. 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to make contact and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Eastern Palliative Care (EPC) is a not-for-profit home-based palliative care service which offers a full range of support programs with the aim of improving the quality of life of individuals, carers and families of those suffering life-limiting or terminal illnesses. Clients can be referred by treating doctors, local hospitals, treating specialists, allied health professionals, by self or by family members and friends.

 

EPC PROVIDES SPECIALIST PALLIATIVE CARE SERVICES FREE OF CHARGE IN YOUR HOME.

EPC is the largest single provider of community based palliative care services in Victoria. Our services are provided in the Local Government areas of Boroondara, Manningham, Maroondah, Monash, Whitehorse, Knox and Yarra Ranges.

 

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August 29,2020

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May 18,2020

Newsletter – Issue 2 [June 2020]

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