Over $3,000 was raised to help people undergoing cancer treatment when a group of 63 friends and ‘friends of friends’ gathered in Broken Hill for a ‘Luv Ya Girlfriend’ afternoon tea recently.
The Far West LHD is holding free vaccination clinics for eligible people in the District to help protect them against Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus in time for the summer mosquito season.
The Annual Public Meeting (APM) of the Far West Local Health District Board will be held on Monday, 12 December 2022.
People across the Broken Hill region and the broader Local Health District will have increased access to the monkeypox vaccine with additional supply being offered through two clinics from December.
Far West Local Health District is encouraging people in the community to consider a career in nursing or midwifery, with support available through NSW Health cadetship and scholarship programs in 2023.
Three student dietitians from University of Wollongong have worked alongside the Far West LHD Dietetics Department on a project investigating the cost of food in Broken Hill with the aim to show shopping healthier can be more affordable.
The Far West LHD is running free vaccination clinics for eligible people in the Wentworth, Dareton and Balranald areas to help protect them against Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus in time for the summer mosquito season.
Chief Cancer Officer for NSW and Cancer Institute NSW CEO, Professor Tracey O’Brien is visiting Broken Hill today (Wednesday 26 October) as part of a two-month, state-wide tour of local health districts.
Families and carers in Far West LHD are set to benefit from a NSW Health-led approach to supporting children under the age of 10 who display problematic or harmful sexual behaviours.
Local communities in Dubbo, Wentworth and Balranald are reminded to vaccinate now against Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus to be protected in time for the summer mosquito season.
The Wentworth community has been provided with its first look at designs for the new $30 million Wentworth Health Service which will transform health services and facilities in the region.
The Far West Local Health District Palliative Care service is seeking applications for volunteers to join the Palliative Care Volunteer Service based in Broken Hill.