Health


$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…




School raises $4,000 for heart foundation

Green Point Christian College families have raised over $4,000 for the National Heart Foundation through sponsorships for its Jump Off event. “It is the final week before our Jump Off…


Food Revolution Day held

Narara Public School students in Kindergarten through to year two enjoyed a Food Revolution Day recently. Students from Lisarow High School attended Narara Public for the day to help the…


Free talk by champion wheelchair athlete

Mr Kurt Fearnley, three time Australian Paralympic gold medallist and world champion wheelchair athlete, will give a talk at Erina Library as part of Library Week. He is the champion…


New Sleep Medicine clinic in North Gosford

A new Sleep Medicine clinic specialising in obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia and shift work timing has recently opened at Albany St, North Gosford. The practice has been operating for more…





Problem gambling is everyone’s business

Many Central Coast families are dealing with stress and misery unnecessarily because they either are unaware of a local counselling service to help problem gamblers or are reluctant to seek…


SOKS helps reduce youth suicide

North Gosford Rotary Club has raised $50,000 this year for its successful project ‘Save Our Kids’ (SOKS) which aims to reduce the incidence of youth suicide on the Central Coast….