Health Service Staff Go Mo Grow

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The focus is firmly on the upper lip this Movember at the South West Hospital and Health Service with a team of dedicated mo bros rocking moustaches for men’s health. SWHHS Mo Bros team leader and Manager of Management Accounting Pieter Hanekom says he’s urging the community to show their … [Read more...]

Popular Skin Check Clinics are Back

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A second round of free skin check clinics will be scheduled over the next two months in the South West following the huge success of the first round in the first half of the year and its blokes that need to step up this time round. South West Hospital and Health Service Executive Director of … [Read more...]

Kids Under Five to Get Free Flu Jab


After the worst flu season in recent years, the Queensland Government has announced a new vaccination program for children aged six months to five years old. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Cameron Dick says up to 300,000 children across Queensland would be eligible for a free flu … [Read more...]

Grief & Loss Workshops

Grief and Loss Workshops

Maranoa Regional Council is staging a workshop to help those facing situations of loss. Residents are being invited to attend the free Grief and Loss Workshops with Judith Murray, a professor from the University of Queensland. Councillor Janelle Stanford, Portfolio Chair for Community and … [Read more...]

Second Deadly Thinking workshop for Roma


A second workshop to promote social and emotional well-being in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities will be held at Roma on 3 November, following the success of a previous one in September. South West Hospital and Health Service Indigenous Health Coordinator Rodney Landers says the … [Read more...]