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BALLARAT HOSPICE CARE WELCOMES BUILDER ANNOUNCEMENT
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BHCI Committee of Management Chair Geoff Russell agreed with Executive Officer Carita Clancy “this is a very exciting milestone”.  This could not have been achieved without significant community support helping to raise in excess of $1 million toward the new building through the Give to Help Hospice Grow Appeal.  This is in addition to the…

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Posted: May 20, 2019

By: Fiona Henderson

BALLARAT HOSPICE PALLIATIVE CARE HUB UPDATE
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The construction of the Ballarat Hospice Palliative Care Hub (hub) commenced in August 2018.  The building will house Ballarat Hospice Care, which delivers quality home-based palliative care services. The hub will also allow for innovative, flexible service options that are universally accessible, socially and culturally diverse and inviting for staff, volunteers, patients, their families and…

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Posted: May 20, 2019

By: Fiona Henderson

MILLIONS GRANTED IN MASSIVE WINDFALL FOR BALLARAT HOSPICE CARE
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A $6.2 million windfall will boost an ambitious push to develop a purpose-built facility for Ballarat Hospice Care in Lucas to better meet rapidly rising community demand. Ms Hennessy arrived in Ballarat to make the pledge on a very personal note with friend and colleague, Victorian Agricultural and Regional Development Minister Jaala Pulford welcoming the funding for a…

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Posted: September 20, 2017

By: Ballarat Hospice Care

HOSPICE SURVEYS
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Ballarat Hospice Care had four 100 per cent scores in its top six patient results areas. These included: Length of time to start receiving Hospice care following referral; Respect shown to individuals; Experience and importance of the after-hours support service; and The overall admission experience. The other two top-scoring areas were support of physical needs…

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Posted: April 3, 2017

By: Ballarat Hospice Care

OP SHOP PROFILE
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There is now one boutique store located at 723 Sturt Street. Former op shop manager Gen Ware said the volunteer base has also expanded accordingly. “We now have 50 volunteers in our op shops on a rotating roster and we also have community professionals who help us as well,” Ms Ware said. Sponsorship partners have…

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Posted: April 3, 2017

By: Ballarat Hospice Care