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The importance of accessible defibrillators

Greg Page, Australia’s much-loved, original Yellow Wiggle, recently collapsed during a bushfire relief concert. Fortunately a life-saving defibrillator was close at hand, which allowed quick acting nurse (and Wiggles fan) Grace Jones to save his life. This incident highlights the importance of early defibrillation, which can only occur when a defibrillator is immediately accessible. If […]

ACT Relief Centre now closed

As of 7pm today (Friday 17 January) the Dickson Relief Centre is closed. The combined efforts of numerous volunteers and organisations have ensured that more than 380 people received assistance. The centre has seen families who needed immediate support for basic and complex needs, and we’re pleased that these families were able to have a […]

Dickson Relief Centre

We’ve been working alongside some great people from various organisations at the Dickson Relief Centre, to assist those affected by the bushfires. From 2 January 2020 the Relief Centre has:☑️Provided more than 380 people with support☑️Organised 84 nights of accommodation for 103 people☑️Arranged $29,550 in financial assistance Thank you to all the volunteers and the […]

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