Joining together across our region for better healthcare
Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services, are working together to deliver better health outcomes for our communities now and into the future.
NAIDOC Week 2021
NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life. The week is a great opportunity to participate in a range of activities and to support your local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
Dry July - Don't forget to sign up!
Help raise funds to support the BRICC Wellness Centre and families like our 2021 Dry July Ambassadors, the Wren family.
Meet our Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse
Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse Gay Corbett is encouraging people in the Grampians region to be screened for prostate cancer as recommended by their general practitioner.
Ophthalmic Surgical Microscope
Very excited to see our new Ophthalmic Surgical Microscope being unloaded (extremely carefully…) off the back of the truck from Melbourne.
Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021
The 15th of June is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to remind the community that human rights do not diminish as people age, to raise awareness of elder abuse prevention services and promote help-seeking behavior.
5-day vaccination blitz
On Tuesday 1 June, the State Government announced a 5-day vaccination blitz for aged care and disability workers from Wednesday 2 June to Sunday 6 June.
Cuddle Cot Donation
The decision to donate or fundraise for BHS is often as a result of a personal experience, which ignites a desire to give to others.
COVID-19 vaccination information session - June 1 2021
Ballarat Regional Multicultural Council (BRMC) and Women's Health Grampians (WHG) are teaming up to provide a FREE information session with healthcare professionals to talk about COVID-19 vaccinations.
Why Mike loves being a BRICC Driver
Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre has a number of volunteer drivers, who offer their time to drive cancer patients to and from their appointments. These drivers travel across the Grampians region, bringing patients to BRICC or taking them home again as required.
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