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  • Raphael Services Blacktown turns five

    St John of God Raphael Services in Blacktown has celebrated a special anniversary during the month of July 2015 - five years of providing secondary mental health care to parents and families in need.

    Date: 23.07.15
  • Accord unearths client talent

    St John of God Accord’s new Greensborough facility is now fully operational, and in four months of occupancy it’s been a vibrant hub of activity as clients and staff enjoy their daily programs in the new studios or venture out on community activities.

    Date: 22.07.15
  • Growing Raphael Services in WA

    To facilitate the rapid and significant growth planned for Raphael Services in Western Australia, on 1 July 2015 (i.e. the beginning of the new financial year) the two existing teams joined forces to become one.

    Date: 10.07.15
  • Timor-Leste Prime Minister applauds St John of God Health Care’s work

    Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister, Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo praised the capacity building work of St John of God Social Outreach’s International Health team.

    Date: 09.07.15
  • Healthy Men, Healthy Minds winners

    Congratulations to Bendigo local, Esther McRae whose heart-warming photo of her husband, Sam and daughter, Billie was awarded first place in this year’s Healthy Men, Healthy Minds photo competition.

    Date: 25.06.15
  • Raising awareness of dads' depression

    Photo competition aims to improve awareness of depression affecting dads.

    Date: 12.06.15
  • John's story

    Geelong local, John is in his early-twenties and already has some impressive accomplishments under his belt which become truly remarkable when you consider that just three years ago, John was homeless.

    Date: 09.06.15
  • A decade of service

    Ballarat local, Jim Brown, has been volunteering for St John of God (SJG) International Health for 10 years and made multiple trips to Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea (PNG) to support our capacity building work in the regions.

    Date: 05.06.15
  • First babies born in PNG

    The first babies have been born at in the new birthing suite at the remote Walamu health centre in Papua New Guinea, supported by St John of God Health Care (SJGHC) caregivers.

    Date: 04.06.15
  • Raphael Services Blacktown Conference

    St John of God Raphael Services in Blacktown's second annual Perinatal and Infant Mental Health (PIMH) Conference, held in May was a resounding success.

    Date: 04.06.15
  • Quiet time study

    Can you help our Raphael Services in WA researching positive influences on mums and babies during pregnancy?

    Date: 29.05.15
  • St John of God International Health says farewell to a dear friend

    St John of God Social Outreach recently farewelled a very dear friend, Paul Maguire.

    Date: 26.05.15
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