Dig deep if you see our tin shakers and volunteers out in force today! They’re raising money for vital equipment, as part of the 101st Geelong Connected Communities Gala Parade!
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Barwon Health's Supportive Care Centre has hosted an eight-week nutrition program for cancer patients and families, thanks to funds raised through @dryjuly The nutrition program was initiated after results of a patient survey showed many patients sought more information about nutrition and healthy eating 🥗🥦🥒🍏 A grant from the Dry...
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#TheHeartofBarwonHealth Jen Cogan, grade 2 occupational therapist - "I work in the Community Rehabilitation Centre at the McKellar Centre with a number of different caseloads, including amputee, orthopedic, and the pulmonary rehab program. As an OT, we look at people's function and the holistic approach to their way of life,...
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In #YouCantAskThat series 3, Barwon Health Peer Support Worker & former #AFL footballer, James McLure, opens up about his lived-experience of #schizophrenia. “I believed I was a wizard, a prophet & the next Secretary General of the United Nations. Watch > ab.co/2maNZsU
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Yesteray our Children's Ward was visited by the Koala 🐨 Kids Foundation - a volunteer driven organisation who regularly donate games, books, activity sets and treats to help provide a welcome distraction to children, adolescents and their families during hospital stays. The team brought with them novelty theatre gowns, a...
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Today we hosted a NAIDOC Week event at University Hospital Geelong and announced the recipients of the 2018 Barwon Health NAIDOC Awards. Guest panelists at the event included staff member Dr Melissa Carroll, respected person and Koorie Educator Aunty Denise Charles and Youth Mentor Lyndon Perry. Panelists shared stories of...
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