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23 Nov 2020

125 year anniversary of the Sisters of St John of God’s arrival in Australia

On 25 November 1895 the Sisters of St John of God arrived in Perth, Western Australia after a long journey from Wexford, Ireland. Their arrival in Perth was significant as they would go on to provide healing and hope to the newly established colony and forever change the healthcare landscape in Australia.

11 Nov 2020

Burgess boys make St John of God Berwick Hospital their hospital of choice

The arrival of Jordan and Janelle’s son, Thomas, enshrined St John of God Berwick Hospital in a Burgess family tradition that has spanned four generations.

4 Nov 2020

Rachael's story

First-time mum, Rachael, is a former client of St John of God Raphael Services and shares her story on how the service helped her overcome anxiety and depression, and build a stronger bond with her son.