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Update from Purple House

This week’s interview is with Sarah Brown who is the Chief Executive Officer of Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku, also called the Purple House. This fantastic organisation provides dialysis services across remote communities in... read on

Federal Court of Australia rules on ‘book-up’ in Mintabie

For many years, ‘book-up’ has been an ongoing problem in the Mintabie township in the far north of South Australia. Mintabie is located on an opal field which is part of an area leased to... read on

Program 244: Red Cross and Ceduna Youth Hub

In this week’s program, we find out about the Ceduna Youth Hub that is run through a partnership with the Red Cross. We talk with Brenton Niemz, Red Cross Regional Co-ordinator, and Peter Jericho, Ceduna Youth Hub Co-ordinator... read on

Red Cross and Ceduna Youth Hub

This week’s interview is about the Ceduna Youth Hub that is run through a partnership with the Red Cross. We talk with Brenton Niemz who is the Red Cross Regional Co-ordinator, and Peter Jericho who... read on

Program 240: Update from Purple House on Pukatja Dialysis

This week’s radio guest is Sarah Brown from Western Desert Dialysis – the Purple House. Sarah talks about the Purple House’s response to the SA Minister for Health’s announcement in Parliament that SA Health now supports having a permanent dialysis facility in Ernabella Pukatja... read on

Sarah Brown on Ernabella Pukatja Dialysis

This week’s interview is with Sarah Brown from Western Desert Dialysis – the Purple House. Sarah talks about the Purple House’s response to the announcement in Parliament by the Minister for SA Health, the Hon Jack Snelling,... read on

Program 239: SA Health on dialysis in Ernabella Pukatja

This week’s radio guest is Dr Stephen McDonald, the Clinical Director of Renal Services for the Country Health region of SA Health. We talk with Stephen about recent developments towards establishing a dialysis facility in Ernabella/Pukatja community... read on

SA Health on dialysis in Ernabella Pukatja

This week’s interview is with Dr Stephen McDonald. He is the Clinical Director of Renal Services for the Country Health region of SA Health. We talk with Stephen about recent developments towards establishing a dialysis... read on

SA Health gives green light for community dialysis

For more than 15 years, APY Lands communities and support organisations have been campaigning to have access to community-based renal dialysis on the APY Lands. For over a year, SA Health has stalled on providing a... read on

Program 223: More from Mai Wiru about Healthy food

We continue our talk with the General Manager of the Mai Wiru Regional Stores Council Aboriginal Corporation, David Schomburgk. This program includes the second part of the interview and focuses on Mai Wiru’s achievements and challenges ... read on

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