Helen Lalara

Helen Lalara

Plenary panellist - Advance care plans on Groote Eylandt, Top End, NT

Senior Aboriginal Health Practitioner and Senior Anindilyakwa woman from Angurugu, NT

Helen started her health career in 1984, as a basic skills health worker in 1984, before going on to complete her Cert IV qualifying as Senior Aboriginal Health Practitioner. She has widespread experience and specialisation in the areas of women’s health, chronic disease and Palliative care. She has appeared in 9 locally produced health promotion films over the last 16 Years, most recently as part of an Advanced Care Planning film in 2018. 

Helen has a passion for Advanced Care Planning, encouraging people within her community to express their instructions and wishes for end of life care.