Grief and bereavement

Short-term income support payment for someone whose partner has recently died.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Human Services - Centrelink

A counsellor registered with the Australian Counselling Association provides counselling on the psychological and emotional aspects of living with motor neurone disease.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

A clinical psychologist has specialised training in the assessment and diagnosis of mental health problems and the assessment and treatment of a wide range of psychological problems.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

A social worker provides counselling on the psychological and emotional aspects of living with motor neurone disease.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners

Consultant, counsellor and celebrant services for people living with a life limiting illness, their families and carers.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
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  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byLife Rites

MND NSW information service to answer questions from anyone who needs to know more about MND.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

MND NSW resource library of books and some DVDs is available for loan. The books cover a variety of subjects including personal stories, books about the caring role and books written for children about loss and grief.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMND NSW

Booklet explaining grief.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byPalliative Care Australia

Details of the grief and bereavement services available across Sydney, the Central Coast and the Southern Highlands.

Location
  • NSW
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byHammondCare

The palliative care team specialises in interventions that can improve quality of life for people with life limiting conditions.

Location
  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • QLD
  • SA
  • TAS
  • WA
  • VIC
TypeVarious private and public
Operated byPublic or private practitioners