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Horizon House Dianella caregivers with one of the first babies accommodated by the service

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  • Odd Socks for mental health awareness

    Showing that everyone can have an ‘odd day’, caregivers at St John of God Mt Lawley Hospital donned mismatched socks to support ‘Odd Socks Day’.

    Date: 02.10.15
  • NDIS agreement to improve lives of people with a disability in Victoria.

    The Victorian Government in partnership with the Commonwealth Government outlined the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Victoria over the next three years commencing on 1st July 2016.

    Date: 22.09.15
  • PDP and NDP update

    Over the last 12 months, the St John of God (SJG) Social Outreach International Health team based in Timor-Leste has made significant progress, much of which has been the culmination of more than a decade of dedicated work.

    Date: 21.09.15
  • Award winning recruitment

    Mandala Foundation has been recognised by the Australian Psychological Society for its work with the St John of God (SJG) Social Outreach International Health team

    Date: 20.08.15
  • Patient Assessment training in Timor-Leste

    A small group of caregivers are on a six-week secondment in Timor-Leste, rolling out a new patient assessment training package at the country’s national hospital in Dili.

    Date: 18.08.15
  • Cooking up a storm for local community

    St John of God Pathology put their culinary talents to a worthwhile cause when they volunteered to feed disadvantaged members of the Geelong community last Monday night

    Date: 12.08.15
  • Beth's story

    Horizon House resident, Beth bravely shares her story.

    Date: 11.08.15
  • Bunbury Youth receives national award

    Horizon House resident, Noelle has recently made the winners list for the Department of Education’s 2014 Australian Vocational Student Prize.

    Date: 07.08.15
  • Horizon House resident makes airwaves

    Horizon House Geelong resident, Daniel Firth is well on the way to securing a career in radio having accepted a place at Diversitat Youth Education with a permanent work placement at 94.7FM The Pulse.

    Date: 05.08.15
  • Horizon House Bendigo's Kitchen Rules

    The residents at Horizon House Bendigo have proven their kitchen rules following a six-week cooking competition co-ordinated by St John of God Bendigo Hospital chef, Peter Jaeger during June and July.

    Date: 03.08.15
  • Supporting Aboriginal parents

    The St John of God Social Outreach Early Years team will take its Connected Parenting Training Program to Australia’s Top End next month with a series of free training sessions in rural and remote Queensland, Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

    Date: 28.07.15
  • 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
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