Health

Crouch bleeds for the community

Member for Terrigal, Mr Adam Crouch MP will make his 50th plasma and platelets blood donation this month. These donations have helped save 150 lives. Mr Crouch is challenging his…


Illegal organ harvesting protest held

A recent gathering of Falun Gong members in Gosford’s Kibble Park resulted in over 200 people signing a petition to support the group’s campaign to bring China’s alleged illegal organ…


Dry July raising funds for CoastCanCare

Central Coast Local Health District staff recently held a Big Brekkie at Gosford Hospital Cancer Centre to celebrate making it past the Dry July halfway mark. Many of the staff…


Golf Day raises $20,000 for stroke ward

The stroke ward at Gosford Hospital has purchased new equipment after a donation from the Central Coast Australian Hotels Association (AHA) sub branch. The sub branch collected a total of…


Hepatitis C is the silent infection

Monday, July 27 to Sunday, August 2 is the official NSW Hepatitis Awareness Week with the Central Coast Local Health District Liver Clinic determined to raise awareness for the ‘silent…






Fire and Rescue Golf Day raises $3,000

Fire and Rescue NSW Central Coast are continuing to help people even after they arrive at hospital through their annual fundraising efforts for the Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD)…




$5,500 grant for Erina Community Men’s Shed

The Erina Community Men’s Shed will receive $5,500 from the Australian Government to continue to promote and support men’s health and wellbeing on the Central Coast. Federal Member for Robertson,…



Radiation experts to train therapists

Three radiation therapists from the Central Coast Cancer Centre at Gosford Hospital have volunteered for a mission to improve cancer treatment in Myanmar, one of the world’s poorest nations. Mr…





Foster carers shortage addressed

The Central Coast has a shortage of foster carers so representatives from a range of local foster care agencies are joining together to hold a foster care information night. Those…