As Australians are increasingly asked to access basic services through technology, up to 60 per cent are now using the internet more than five times a day and Suncare Community Services is determined to not let the seniors’ community fall behind.
Health & Fitness
Queensland gyms can open their doors to even more Queenslanders after the Chief Health Officer’s approval of a Fitness Industry COVID Safe Plan.
There is nothing like this in Queensland and it’s right here on the Sunshine Coast. This morning, mountain bike riders together with State Minister for Sport Mick de Brenni for Springwood, Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson, Cr Tim Dwyer – Division 2 and the President of CORCA – Caloundra Off Road Cycle Association Steve Ossedryver, […]
The region’s most vulnerable patients are in safe hands with the commencement of services in the paediatric critical care unit at Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH). A first for the region, the unit provides care for critically ill children aged up to 16 years. Paediatric critical care Director Dr Paula Lister said the opening of […]
Catching deafness in children early on can – and does – make a world of difference to their lives, Mayor Mark Jamieson learned today (Nov 19). Visiting Nambour’s Hear and Say Centre in Windsor Road, Mayor Jamieson met four-year-old Robert Power of Mooloolah and his mum Olivia, during a therapy session for Robert, who […]
The wait for important eye surgery will soon be over for almost 2,800 patients of Metro North and Sunshine Coast combined Hospital Health Services with the Queensland Government today announcing a $23.4 million blitz to bring them much-needed relief. Andrew Powell, LNP Member for Glass House said the new statewide campaign to slash ophthalmology (eye […]
Cancer patients on the Sunshine Coast are calling for greater psychological support, with one in eight callers to the Cancer Council Helpline reaching out for assistance with managing cancer-related distress. More than 110 Sunshine Coast residents have called the Helpline so far this year to seek psychological or emotional support. Cancer Council Queensland spokesperson Katie […]
COELIAC Australia has endorsed the latest meat pie from Beefy’s. Beefy’s Gluten Free Signature Steak Pie is the ONLY Coeliac endorsed steak pie in Australia. Local Pastry chef and owner of Beefy’s Mark Hobbs said, “The pie was created really as a labour of love.” “This may come as surprise to you but as the local […]