Don’t miss this evening’s 101st Geelong Connected Communities Gala Parade. Hosted by the @barwonhealthfoundation, the iconic event features a twilight parade of floats and entertainers through Geelong's CBD from 7.30pm. The annual parade is a highlight in the calendar of many Geelong families and is our opportunity to thank the...
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Nurses on the Medical Day Stay Unit at University Hospital Geelong see the effects of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) every day, caring for more than 50 patients a month. They will be representing Barwon Health at this year’s MS Fun Run on Sunday 3 June in Melbourne, aiming to raise much-needed...
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Yesterday we celebrated #IDAHOBIT Day - a day when people all over Australia stood against discrimination in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer + mates, colleagues and families. It was a pleasure to listen to our keynote speaker, Victoria's Commissioner for Gender and Equality, Ro Allen, as...
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Today is International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). Today people all over Australia will stand against discrimination in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer + mates, colleagues and families. 🌈
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Last week we celebrated International Nurses Day as well as International Day of the Midwife at an awards ceremony to mark the wonderful contribution nurses and midwives make to our community each and every day. Each year, the event features the presentation of the Leslie Oliver Downer Award for excellence...
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BANG 💥 CRACK 🗯️ BOOM 🤯 BAM 👊 POW 😵 Now that we have your attention! The Barwon Health Foundation are in desperate need of some superheroes 😎 this Giving Weekend. On 14-15 June, we need volunteers to shake, rattle and roll fundraising tins on major street corners, at local...
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