Eliza DeAraugo

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So far Eliza DeAraugo has created 11 blog entries.

Kate’s Story

Kate Walsh was diagnosed with breast cancer 16 years ago, she was just 29. Following intensive treatment, Kate said she was ‘free and clear’ of the disease. That changed 11 years later when she was devastatingly re-diagnosed in 2015, this time her breast cancer has [...]

2020-06-29T01:12:39+00:00June 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Dry July 2020

Bendigo Health hopes to raise $80,000 through its 2020 Dry July campaign. Funds will go to the Cancer Centre Wellness Program and toward establishing a dedicated Wellness Centre, which could eventually cater for all patients at Bendigo Health. Bendigo Health Cancer Wellness Coordinator, Jenna Sing [...]

2020-06-26T02:57:55+00:00June 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Loddon Mallee babies benefit from new venoscope

Babies in the region are benefitting from a new venoscope being used in Bendigo Health’s Special Care Nursery. The equipment, which uses a high-intensity light to identify veins for intra venous cannula insertions, was purchased through a generous donation by the Fosterville Gold Mine. Bendigo [...]

2020-06-29T02:49:10+00:00June 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Dry July support for our cancer patients

Thanks to funding received from Dry July, Bendigo Health’s Cancer Wellness Coordinator, Jenna Sing, together with the Fundraising & Foundation team have developed innovative ways to support the most vulnerable cancer patients amid the current pandemic. Boxes of locally sourced fresh fruit and veggies [...]

2020-06-03T01:37:45+00:00April 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Cancer Centre Wellness Coordinator

Jenna Sing has commenced the role of Bendigo Health Cancer Centre Wellness Coordinator. Jenna’s role has been made possible through funds raised by Dry July participants and supplementary funding received from the Dry July Foundation. Jenna is very enthusiastic about supporting people dealing with cancer [...]

2020-06-03T01:33:39+00:00February 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Dry July

Thanks to the 104 people who went DRY during July to raise funds for Bendigo Health and the on-going support of Dry July Foundation, we are delighted to announce that with your help we raised an astounding $90,526 for a Cancer Wellness Program. This fundraising [...]

2019-12-20T04:28:05+00:00October 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Dry July

This year funds raised through Dry July will go directly to the new Wellness Program that incorporates oncology massage, cancer exercise rehabilitation, yoga, meditation, music and pet therapy and importantly a coordinator to connect our patients to the services that best meets their physical and [...]

2019-08-12T04:35:13+00:00August 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Bendigo Health Christmas Appeal

The 2018 Bendigo Health Christmas Appeal has been launched. All funds raised from this year’s Appeal will go directly towards purchasing a new patient transport bus driven by our volunteers. The Bendigo Health Volunteer Express supports more than 300 patients who travel to their appointments [...]

2020-05-20T07:35:20+00:00November 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|