CENTRAL HIGHLANDS RURAL HEALTH CELEBRATES NATIONAL FUNDRAISING CHAMPION OF THE YEAR FINALIST

The Fundraising Institute Australia (FIA) announced the winners of the Fundraising Champion of the Year with Creswick’s Robert (Bob) Orr OAM being one of the esteemed finalists. The Excellence in Fundraising Awards were presented at the Fundraisers’ Gala Awards Dinner on Thursday 29 February at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Bob and his wife Margaret […]

Raffle Winners Announced!

Our Christmas/New Year Raffle winners have received their prizes along with much gratitude for their support of rural health care. Each of our five campuses had its own raffle to support its programs and services and received much support from their local communities. Central Highlands Rural Health staff enjoyed attending markets and events across the […]

Summer Newsletter 2023/2024

Summer has arrived, and so has the latest Central Highlands Rural Health Community Newsletter. The Summer edition contains 24 pages of what we’ve been up to over the last few months including fundraising updates, heartwarming patient stories, and valuable resources to keep you informed, engaged, and inspired as we head into the warmer months. We […]

Creswick’s Bob Orr OAM shortlisted for national fundraising award

The Fundraising Institute of Australia (FIA) has shortlisted our very own local legend, Bob Orr, in the category of Fundraising Champion of the Year 2024 for their upcoming Excellence in Fundraising Awards.    Bob is an incredible leader within the Creswick community in many areas.  In 2023, he accepted the challenge of raising $150k for […]

VOUCHERS FOR VUNERABLE CLIENTS PROVIDE MUCH-NEEDED RELIEF

When it comes to locals supporting locals, The Daylesford Foundation walks the talk!  They are a charity who believe that all lives are equal and no-one should be disadvantaged.  In 2023, over $5,000 in vouchers for basic necessities have been donated to Daylesford Health due to the hard-working volunteers at the Foundation and the generous […]

Global Recognition in Aged Care

Central Highlands Rural Health has achieved Victorian-first recognition for excellence in Aged Care by a global healthcare benchmarking institute. We recently received special recognition as an Age-Friendly Health Systems — Committed to Care Excellence by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. As an active participant in the global Age-Friendly Health Systems movement, we join the ranks […]

ANONYMOUS DONOR HELPS CRESWICK HEALTH UPGRADE APPEAL REACH $150K TARGET!

An anonymous donor has generously given $20,000 to the Creswick Health Upgrade Appeal to ensure that the campaign reached it’s $150,000 target in funds for sub-acute and aged care facility upgrades being undertaken by Central Highlands Rural Health at their Creswick campus.  The legacy of the anonymous donor should not be underestimated – $20,000 will […]

CHRISTMAS RAFFLES: Raising funds for rural health care 

 WIN Limited Edition Sparkling Black TM6 Thermomix  $500 fuel voucher  $250 grocery voucher  One raffle per Central Highlands Rural Health campus = 5 raffles!  Tickets are priced at $25 each, 2 tickets for $45, 3 tickets for $65, 4 tickets for $85  Winners drawn on Wednesday 13th December 2023 Fundraising activities enable us to expand […]

CRESWICK COMMUNITY THANKED FOR SUPPORTING THEIR HEALTH SERVICE

In early 2023, Central Highlands Rural Health reached out to the Community Bank Creswick & District and former Hospital President Bob Orr OAM to assist in raising funds for Stage 3 of Creswick Health’s redevelopment project. A committee of community members was formed and in just over 7 months an incredible $130,301.00 has been raised […]

Grief and/or Trauma Counselling and Mental Health Services

Grief and/or Trauma Counselling and Mental Health Services Head to Health Phone: 1800 595212 headtohealth.com.au Available Victoria-wide. No referrals required. Callers will be directed to support service providers in their area. Central Highlands Rural Health Drop-in Centre Daylesford Adult Day Centre, 79a Raglan Street Phone: 5321 6551 Open daily 9am to 5pm until Friday, 10 […]