Media Releases

Community Link Booth a first first for a WA hospital

24.01.2019

A new Community Link Booth at Fiona Stanley Hospital will be a one-stop-shop for patients, families and carers to connect with community-based services and organisations.

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ConnectGroups receives cheque for Community Link Booth

30.08.2018

On Wednesday 29 August 2018 Health Minister Roger Cook officially presented ConnectGroups with a Lotterywest cheque for $116,580 that will fund a Community Link Booth set to launch at Fiona Stanley Hospital in October.

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Give it Forward small grants program launched

07.08.2018

Thousands of Western Australians could benefit from new funding announced today by ConnectGroups, the peak body for WA’s Self Help and Support Group sector. The Give it Forward grants program, thanks to the support of Lotterywest, will provide $300,000 over two years to WA Self Help and Support Groups.

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Community Link Booth to be launched at Fiona Stanley Hospital

17.07.2018

A volunteer-run Community Link Booth will be launched at Fiona Stanley Hospital to connect patients at the discharge point to community support services that will enable them to manage their conditions and avoid re-hospitalisation.

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Reaching out to socially isolated older people in Melville

21.09.2017

Volunteers are being sought for a new community service aimed at assisting socially isolated older people to connect with relevant activities, services and interests.

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