Self Referral

Please read the following criteria before submitting your enquiry.

 All Karuna clients must:

  • live within the Karuna catchment area – Brisbane’s northern suburbs through to Deception Bay, Redcliffe, Bribie Island and Caboolture;
  • have a life limiting illness and prognosis;
  • consent to the primary goals of Karuna – to control symptoms, offer psychosocial support and maintain quality of life in a safe home environment;
  • consent to Karuna accessing medical information relating to the diagnosis;
  • have a treating doctor i.e. Specialist, General Practitioner.

Once we have received your enquiry and the above criteria has been met, a medical referral will need to be submitted by your treating doctor. If your referral has been accepted, Karuna’s Clinical Team will collaborate with your treating doctor to ensure appropriate coordination of care. We will then arrange a home visit to meet you and your family.