WSLHD: Proposed establishment of community palliative care services

The HSU has received correspondence from Western Sydney Local Health District about a proposal to establish community palliative care services in the District from 1 July 2024.

WSLHD intends to provide 24/7 in-home care for palliative patients, including access to a specialist team, support for daily activities, counselling and bereavement support.

You can view the correspondence at the below link:

What do you think?

It is important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Tuesday 28 May using the subject line WSLHD Establishment of Community Palliative Care Services.

Your union at work

Everyone affected by these changes needs to be a union member. Members deserve to have control over their working lives. Tell your colleagues now is the time to join.

New members can join at or call 1300 478 679.