Online forum and support for young carers. Young carers are children or young people up to 25 years of age, who help care in families where someone has an illness, a disability, a mental health issue or who has an alcohol or other drug problem.
Downloadable information booklet addressing angina causes, symptoms and treatment.
Produced by: Heart Foundation
St Catherine’s Palliative Care UnitMore
St Catherines offers in-patient care and comfort for those patients suffering from a terminal illness. The service offers support with symptoms associated with advanced illness and aim to meet the emotional and spiritual needs of their patients. The unit has 9 beds and a chemotherapy unit. Patients are referred through their GP or through the hospital after-hours service.
Bloomhill Cancer HelpMore
Bloomhill offers immediate emotional support for any person going through the crisis of being diagnosed with cancer. This help extends to include family members and their carers from time of diagnosis.
Cairns Integrated Palliative Care ServiceMore
Inpatient symptom management, respite and end of life care in 12 bed unit Gordonvale Hospital, Gordonvale.
Outpatient and inpatient specialist physician consultation, Cairns Hospital.
Community Palliative Care Service based at Gordonvale Hospital provides in home specialist nursing, medical and social work support. Includes equipment, in home respite, domestic support, 24 hour phone support.
Coronary heart diseaseMore
Indigenous fact sheet on the risk factors and reducing your risk of coronary heart disease.
Produced by: Heart Foundation Australia
Townsville Palliative Care ServiceMore
Townsville Palliative Care Service provides in-patient care for complex symptoms and end-of-life care. Provides consultation to Townsville Hospital, outreach medical, social work and allied health services.
Understand anticipatory griefMore
Information on Understanding anticipatory grief- grief before death.
Produced by: Health Direct Australia
Herston Place MotelMore
Herston Place Motel provides easy access for guests visiting family or friends in Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital or more often for those guests who are staying over for medical out patient appointments.
GriefLink is an information resource for the bereaved and grieving, their carers, friends and colleagues and for health and welfare workers. It provides information on grief, coping with grief, helping with the bereaved, finding support and grief topics.
Produced by: GriefLink
City Park ApartmentsMore
City Parks offer 16 beautifully appointed apartments. Select from a one or two bedroom apartment that feature either a cityscape or park view. If hotel style accommodation is more your style there are also two well-appointed studio apartments.
Grief is our response to loss. It is the normal, natural and inevitable response to loss, and it can affect every part of our life, including our thoughts, behaviours, beliefs, feelings, physical health and our relationships with others. This downloadable resources outlines some common feelings around grief and ways to seek further help.
Produced by: Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
Ruth Fairfax HouseMore
A modern well equipped facility, well located with easy access to the Brisbane CBD.
Bramston House is fully self-contained house suitable for large family.
Metro North Palliative Care Service (Chermside)More
Metro North Palliative Care Service (Chermside) provides palliative care services in the northern and western suburbs of Brisbane.
Inpatient care is provided at The Prince Charles Hospital and Holy Spirit Hospital, with outpatient clinics at Chermside, and outreach consultancy to clients at home and in residential aged care facilities.
Loss and GriefMore
Online resources providing information on dealing with death, life threatening illness, and other loss and grief information.
produced by ReachOut
Palliative Care general resourcesMore
Palliative Care Australia produces a number of resources to inform people living with life limiting illness, families, carers and health professionals, about palliative care. These resources are available for download or hard copies can be ordered.
Produced by: Palliative Care Australia
The Terrace on GregoryMore
The resort styled complex features spacious 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. The secure grounds are beautifully landscaped and include a heated swimming pool with children’s wading area, sun deck, heated spa and gymnasium. Close to The Royal Brisbane Hospital, QIMR, QLD Old Museum, RNA and Brisbane Airport.
Glen Garrick B&BMore
Bed and breakfast style, independent living modern guest room for 2-3 guests. Only a short walk to Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital.
Lang Parade LodgeMore
Lang Parade Lodge is located 200m from the hospital, on the corner of Cue Street and Lang Parade. There are 25 self-contained apartments with kitchenettes.