Tweed Palliative Support

Service Description

A community run organisation that provides free support services for people with a life limit illness. Support is offered to the patient, families and carers. They assist with personal care, shopping , transport to medical appointments, and loan of medical equipment. There is a Hospice Wedgetail Retreat that caters to and supports inpatient for palliative respite or end of life care. Home based palliative care services are available in the community.

Alternate Names: Wedgetail Retreat

Hours of Operation

Hospice 24 hour contact. Office Mon-Fri 9am-3pm


Referral System

Self referral, Family, Doctor, Health Services

Service Fees

None- Relies on Donations

Organisational Information

Area Served

Northern Rivers

Parent Organisation

Tweed Palliative Support Inc

Postal Address

Post Office Box 458




Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes. All volunteers are required to complete our 9 module carers training course.See website for details.

Last Updated: 12 January 2024