Health advocacy

  • Increase in intentional overdoses prompts warning

    The COVID-19 pandemic has and continues to have a significant impact on mental health and wellbeing. 

    As the virus emerged in 2020 and cases began to rise, so too did calls to the NSW Poisons Information Centre (NSWPIC) about intentional drug overdoes.

  • Tips for Tip Top Teeth

    Dental health plays an enormous role in our overall health and wellbeing, and there are so many factors that influence dental and oral health.

  • Organ Donation – the two sides of this life changing gift

    This week we celebrate the tenth annual Donate Life Week. Across Australia, tens of thousands of lives have been touched by organ and tissue donation. This includes the lives of people who receive transplants and their families, as well as the courageous individuals and families of those who make the lifesaving decision to donate. It’s also a time dedicated to promoting the importance of having the discussion about organ donation with your family and friends.
  • Canadian First Nations Acknowledgement

    Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network acknowledges the pain and suffering of the Indigenous First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada, who are dealing with the heartbreaking discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves at a former residential school for Indigenous children.

  • Incredible Interns: Fostering a more inclusive and diverse workplace

    Angelica is an eager learner, passionate workplace contributor and a big spreadsheet fan. She also lives with a disability that can impact her work life - but she doesn't let it stop her.