Telecare Coordinator Sophie

Meet the team: Sophie

Hi, my name is Sophie and I’m the Telecare Coordinator Team Leader at Royal Far West. The Telecare program delivers Speech, Occupational Therapy and Psychology Therapy sessions via video-link for children in rural and remote Australia. Our Telecare Coordination team is responsible for managing the weekly appointments for almost 850 kids into preschools, primary schools,…

Calls for a public health campaign in the bush

Royal Far West’s submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee’s Inquiry into Effective Approaches to Prevention, Diagnosis and Support for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), says effective and sensitive public health messaging is one component of a comprehensive strategy to prevent alcohol exposed pregnancies and FASD beyond the capital cities. “Evidence suggests that drinking…

NSW Upper House inquiry on Rural Health submission

Submission for Inquiry into Health Outcomes and access to health and hospital services in rural, regional and remote New South Wales Royal Far West welcomes this Inquiry into reporting on health outcomes and access to health and hospital services in regional, rural and remote New South Wales. We have included some recommendations and general comments…

Fundraising Campaign Database Coordinator

Meet the team: Amy

Hi, I’m Amy, the Fundraising Campaign & Database Coordinator within the Fundraising team at Royal Far West. My role involves facilitating Individual Giving campaigns as well as maintaining the fundraising database, areas which are dependent upon our generous donors. Working as part of the Fundraising team has allowed me insight into the hardships faced by…