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Some people may find reading information about voluntary assisted dying upsetting. If this content site has raised distressing issues for you or someone you know, the helplines below provide support and counselling:

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Last updated: 9 June 2022

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Contact the Voluntary Assisted Dying Unit by emailing: VADImplementation@health.qld.gov.au

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Learn more about the practitioner eligibility requirements and submit your application to become an authorised voluntary assisted dying practitioner.

Education module for healthcare workers

Developed in partnership with Queensland University of Technology, this short online education module is available to all healthcare workers in Queensland. It provides an overview of the voluntary assisted dying process, and roles and responsibilites of healthcare workers.

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