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Latest News from the Foundation

The latest news articles from around our the Foundation and the St Vincent's hospital network can be found below. Click the buttons to read our current newsletter or access our past newsletter library.

Opportunity to leave a lasting legacy

The rebuilding of the Caritas Christi Hospice is a rare opportunity to leave a lasting legacy.

Cancer care close to home

Point Cook resident Alison Smith thought turning 50 would mark a positive milestone.

Ground-breaking trial tackles breathing with COVID

A world-first trial led by St Vincent’s Hospital is using Heparin to help improve breathing.

Beating breast cancer with Artificial Intelligence

A ground-breaking Australian study is set to benefit thousands of Australian women.

Winter newsletter - out now!

Click here to read the current edition of our St Vincent’s Cares newsletter.

St Vincent’s COVID-19 Advice Line

Our COVID-19 Advice Line has been taking calls from the community, 12 hours a day seven days a week.

Going dry to support their patients

A team from St Vincent’s Oncology ward are doing Dry July to give back to their inspiring patients...

Expert tips for lockdown

Watch Chair of Psychiatry, David Castle's video with tips on caring for ourselves during lockdown.

Life-saving immune boosting infusions

Hazel Bennini was diagnosed with lymphoma in 2016. Thankfully she is now in full remission.

Don’t leave home without it!

Some helpful tips about wearing a mask - to help save and protect lives!

Building for the future of palliative care

Construction has started on the new Caritas Christi building. Watch the progress of the build live!

Victoria’s Centre for Myeloma Treatment

St Vincent’s Chemotherapy Day Unit is Victoria's centre for myeloma treatment.

Essential items for vulnerable patients

Local and national businesses generously donated warm clothes and toiletries for patients in need.

Find out why supporting Dry July is so important

Hear from one of our brave patients, Brendan, about how your support for Dy July helps.

Thank you for your kind and generous support

We are truly grateful for the overwhelming support we have received from our Family of Supporters.

Staying positive in the face of adversity

Living with an incurable cancer is an extremely challenging situation for anyone but Karen Wilde is ...


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