Health




Erina Medicare office has closed

The Department of Human Services has announced changes to its services for Central Coast residents. From Tuesday October 6, staff offering Medicare services from the Erina Service Centre within Erina…


Carer retreat unit receives donation

The social committee of the Cove Village, Daleys Point, has recently donated to Gosford Hospital’s carer retreat unit. The committee has donated six chairs, various games, and a phone charger…


White Ribbon Walk planned

A White Ribbon Walk will be held at Terrigal Surf Club on November 29 to raise awareness of and demonstrate support for a no violence against women policy. The Central…


Knitters wanted

Knitters are needed to help make sensory blankets for local patients with dementia. Gosford Hospital Carer Retreat is hosting regular sewing circles for volunteers to help knit and sew blankets…


Walk to raise funds for diabetes cure

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) One Walk, which raises funds to help find a cure for type 1 diabetes, will be back on the Central Coast on November 8,…




Family ACTIVation Packs being distributed

Year one students from Narara Public School will be undertaking the Family ACTIVation Pack initiative to help children and parents get healthy and active. The ACTIVation Pack is designed to…







A real coup for Evergreen Life Care

West Gosford based Evergreen Life Care is the NSW winner and a national finalist in the Facility Catering Services of the Year award, in the Operational Support Consultancy Auditing Recruitment…



60-year service badge for Verlie Kirkby

Ms Verlie Kirkby of East Gosford has been recognised as Gosford Hospital Auxiliary’s longest serving member, having given 60 years of service to the organisation. Ms Kirkby signed up to…


Family Drug and Support Program

The Family Drug and Support (FDS) program will host its Stepping Stones to Success Program at Lerida House in Gosford throughout October. The FDS has been providing support to families…