On Saturday 30 June, Northern Health Foundation patron Josie Minniti OAM and her Fun Group, hosted their annual dinner dance at Ferraro Receptions, raising funds for cancer services at Northern Health. Guests were entertained by Mary-Anne Pantano and the Velvet Band, with guests of all ages out on the dance floor. Josie Minniti kindly pledged [...]

On Wednesday, 13 June, the Northern Health Research Dinner was held once again in the lavish Grand Hyatt, Savoy Ballroom. The evening was hosted by Marianne Van Dorslar with keynote speaker Dr Norman Swan, of ABC Radio National’s Health Report and a night-stopping performance by the fabulous Rhonda Burchmore. All funds raised through the event [...]

On Sunday, 20 May, the Northern Health Foundation hosted the 2018 Northern Health Run Walk ‘n Chalk. The event was held at The Northern Hospital, Epping, as we took over Cooper Street, covering it with colourful chalk as participants completed the 3km course. Entertainment included a live DJ and the talented local youth musician Helena [...]

In 2016 the Northern Health Foundation launched our Emergency Accommodation Relief appeal, aiming to build homes for Northern Health patient families who were travelling excessive distances to access our services. Our last update in April announced the framing was complete, and we are now delighted to announce that is no longer just framing, we are [...]

On Thursday, April 26 2018, the Northern Health Foundation held its first Corporate Networking Breakfast of the year at the Northern Centre for Health Education & Research (NCHER). A question and answer session was hosted by Northern Health Foundation Board Member, Chris Turner, with special guest, former Australian rules footballer, Tony Shaw. Tony Shaw, who [...]

On Wednesday, 14 March 2018, the Northern Health Foundation held its Annual Corporate Senior Pro Am at the Growling Frog Golf Course in Yan Yean. Professional and amateur golfers joined together on what turned out to be a beautiful early autumn day to raise over $40,000 to fund the purchase of a Paediatric High Dependency [...]

The first house purchased from our Emergency Accommodation Relief appeal is well underway! The walls are up and with external lock up this week, we are getting closer to making this house a home away from home for Northern Health patient families who were travelling excessive distances to access our services. In 2016 the Northern [...]

In 2016 the Northern Health Foundation launched our Emergency Accommodation Relief appeal, aiming to build homes for Northern Health patient families who were travelling excessive distances to access our services. We are delighted to announce that since then, the first house purchased by the Foundation has commenced construction with concrete foundations poured any day now. This [...]