Public Awareness

Palliative Care Week 2016 will take place across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland from 3-8 October. (Note: it leads into World Hospiace and Palliative Care Day 2016 which is on October 8th.)

The week aims to increase public understanding of palliative care is and being coordinated by All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC).

The theme of this year’s campaign is: 'Enabling Living'. More information and resources to follow shortly.

Next steps...

  • Organise onsite local information events during October 3-8
  • Download the Palliative Care Week 2016 leaflets and posters (available shortly)
  • Join our twitter campaign by sharing your palliative care news and events using #pallcareweek