Australians urged to talk about end of life care plans

Carer smiling with grandmother

By Emily Bourke on AM

Only around half of Australians are able to make their own end of life decisions so the Federal Government is this week launching a multimillion dollar plan as part of Advance Care Planning Week to help Australians talk about end-of-life care plans.


Duration: 3min 20sec

Broadcast: Mon 16 Apr 2018, 8:23am


  • Mary Reynolds, advocate for end of life care planning
  • Dr Karen Detering, medical director, Advance Care Planning Australia
  • Ian Yates, COTA