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Graduate nurses commence at EGHS

8th March 2021

Eight Graduate Registered Nurses commenced their Graduate Nurse Program at East Grampians Health Service last month. Some of the new…

Health service pays tribute to staff

18th February 2021

East Grampians Health Service paid tribute to its staff at the annual general meeting, following a challenging year managing the…

Willaura staff to face the clippers!

7th December 2020

Each year, 20,000 people face the clippers and bravely shave their hair as part of the World’s Greatest Shave, to…

Volunteers recognised by health service

7th December 2020

East Grampians Health Service has recognised the long service of some of its 150 volunteers. Volunteers were awarded for five,…

Shopping spree new format a great success

7th December 2020

This year’s East Grampians Health Service Residents’ Support Group Shopping Spree took on a different format, to ensure a COVID-safe…

Wreath donated for Remembrance Day

7th December 2020

Patricia Hinchey Centre staff and consumers were pleased to receive a magnificent wreath to display on Remembrance Day. Special thanks…

NAIDOC Week celebrated in food

7th December 2020

During NAIDOC Week East Grampians Health Service celebrated Australia’s Indigenous foods. The Cafe Pyrenees team, lead by Leonie Clayton, cooked…

25th EGHS AGM via webinar

7th December 2020

The 25th annual East Grampians Health Service annual general meeting will be held via zoom webinar due to COVID-19 restrictions…

16 Days of Activism

7th December 2020

Commencing on 25th November 2020 through to 10th December 2020 is 16 Days of Activism. The 16 Days of Activism…

Wear it Purple Day

4th October 2020

Staff at East Grampians Health Service wore a touch of purple on Wear it Purple Day, August 28, an annual…

Group offers support for those with dementia

4th October 2020

East Grampians Health Service continues to engage with consumers with dementia, and their carers, during COVID-19, despite the Memory Support…

$20,000 donation to EGHS

4th October 2020

The Victoria Police Blue Ribbon Foundation Ararat Branch has provided a $20,000 contribution to East Grampians Health Service for a…