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Regional and Rural Health Award Winner Announced

02 Jun 2018

As part of the Victoria Young Achievers Awards, Steffi Patience of Stawell has won the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria Regional and Rural Health Award.

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Road to Respite

02 Jun 2018

The Flying Doctor is proud to partner with Very Special Kids to transport regional children with life-threatening conditions to the Very Special Kids Hospice in Malvern.

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Removing barriers to accessing oral health care

02 Jun 2018

When the Flying Doctor Dental Clinic come to town, there are healthy smiles all round!

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They saved my life

02 Jun 2018

Alan Lucas says the Flying Doctor saved his life – but he wasn’t rescued by air or road. He has been linked to a specialist in Melbourne from his home in Hopetoun via our telehealth service.

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Mental Health Care in the Bush

30 May 2018

Joan’s life hasn’t been all smiles. She faced the real challenge of accessing mental health care after the loss of her husband and father. Now she uses her experience to support others to get help.

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Take part in a special Outback Tour

25 May 2018

2018 marks 90 years of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). To commemorate this special milestone RFDS is offering the chance to join a very special Outback Tour, visiting iconic places in the Flying Doctor’s history betwenn 6 and 19 July.

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RFDS Rural Women’s GP taking new patients in Heywood

26 Apr 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Rural Women’s GP in Heywood is welcoming new patients.

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Very Special Kids and RFDS partner to help children in need

09 Mar 2018

Launched in February, Road to Respite is a joint initiative between the Royal Flying Doctor Service and Very Special Kids providing transport for regional children with life-threatening conditions to the Very Special Kids Hospice in Malvern.

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Partnering to Fill Gaps

29 Jan 2018

RFDS Victoria welcomes opportunities to collaborate with rural health services to fill gaps and meet the needs of rural communities.

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