Healthy Kids Bus Stop Lake Cargelligo

Healthy Kids Bus Stop heads to Lake Cargelligo

MEDIA RELEASE The award-winning developmental screening program Healthy Kids Bus Stop is returning to Lake Cargelligo to help improve the health and wellbeing of children aged 3-5 so they start school ready to learn. In partnership with the Murrumbidgee Local Health District, Griffith Community Health Dental Service, Griffith Aboriginal Medical Service and Ronald McDonald House…

Royal Far West's Windmill Program

Innovation in the Charity Sector

Royal Far West has been recognised for Outstanding Achievement (OAA) in The Australian Charity Awards 2020. The program was established to recognise organisations for the exceptional work undertaken through their charitable activities. The Australian Charity Awards are a partner program of The Australian Business Awards. Royal Far West’s Senior Disability Advisor Fiona Phipps says the…

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…