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St John of God Berwick Hospital

Why Palliative Care Matters- Palliative Care Week Facing a life limiting illness is a huge shock. It is natural to feel fear, anxiety, anger and loss. Care and support for the whole person and their loved ones helps. Palliative care supports physical, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing. Palliative care can help people find meaning and peace when coming to terms with an incurable illness. (source:https://momentsthatmatter.org.au/understand/)

St John of God Berwick Hospital

Our community wig service has continued to grow since it launched in 2016. We are proud to offer this service, not only to our patients suffering cancer related hair loss, but to anyone in our community with the same need. Funded by generous community donations, we offer the loan of wigs free of charge, fitted by a team of lovely specially trained volunteers. To find out more or make an appointment, please call 8784 5300