Who we are

Tweed Palliative Support Inc is a well established community run organisation that provides free support services for people living with a life-limiting illness. Trained volunteers offer a range of services to palliative clients, their families and carers including personal care, shopping, transport to and from medical appointments, loan of medical equipment and
emotional support.

TPS receives minimal government funding and relies almost completely on community donations, income from its Op Shops, grants from local organisations and fundraising drives. TPS gives emphasis to end-of-life options and maintaining a high quality of life.

Mission Statement

To provide a holistic model of care, in partnership with other service providers, that is inclusive and allows access to best-practice cancer and life-limiting illness support, respite or hospice care. Supporting the individual and their family with client-centred, quality-of-life enhancing programs of care, trained volunteer palliative carers and, where applicable, nursing care.

Please help us to support your loved ones when they need it most