The retirement last year of long-serving Koori Hospital Liaison Officer Bonnie O’Shanassy marked a period of change for the Aboriginal Health Unit at BRHS.
On February 13, 2008, then Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, delivered the National Apology to Australia’s Indigenous Peoples. The Apology, as it has come to
What does January 26 mean to you? A day off? A barbecue and fireworks? A celebration of who we are as a nation?
A new confidential phone crisis line for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people has been launched for Indigenous people and families who need to
Every year National Reconciliation Week is celebrated between 27 May and 3 June. Those dates mark two very significant events in Australia’s journey towards
Today is National Sorry Day, which is held on the 26th of May every year to remember the grief, suffering and injustice experienced by
The stark truth is that on average Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander die younger than non-Indigenous Australians. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people can
This week Bonnie O’Shanassy is retiring from her position as Koori Hospital Liaison Officer at Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS). Bonnie will long be
It was a landmark moment in Australia’s history. On February 13, 2008, then Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, delivered the National Apology to Australia’s Indigenous
Did you know there is a team of people at BRHS constantly exploring new ways to make sure our services meet the needs of
BRHS’ has been heralded for recent innovations to improve the healthcare experience for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We received a “Highly Commended”
Congratulations to BRHS’ Adrian Morgan (who many of you may know as “Ringo”) who was part of the Vic Country team that won the