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National Volunteer Week 2023 Australia: A Celebration of Change Makers

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National Volunteer Week 2023 Australia: A Celebration of Change Makers

National Volunteer Week 2023 Australia: Volunteers are instrumental in the impact The Common Good has, and this week we are acknowledging all that they do.

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5 Minutes with Stein Tronstad

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5 Minutes with Stein Tronstad

Stein Tronstad is an avid researcher, family man and traveler, dedicated to supporting ICU patients with his latest project, The ICU of the Future.

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Breathing hope into a silicosis diagnosis: Daniel's story

Patient Stories

Breathing hope into a silicosis diagnosis: Daniel's story

Daniel, 44, is a loving husband and father of four who was recently diagnosed with silicosis. Fortunately for Daniel, it was identified early during a routine medical check-up. The early…

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A Celebration of Midwifery and Nursing

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A Celebration of Midwifery and Nursing

As the International Day of Midwifery and Nurses is upon us. Let us take a moment to appreciate and thank all nurses and midwives for their selfless service to our…

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5 Foods to Protect your Heart

Heart Disease

5 Foods to Protect your Heart

Our risk of heart disease can be reduced through a number of lifestyle factors including maintaining a healthy weight, regular exercise and eating a healthy diet.

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Corporate Volunteering Opportunities in Brisbane

Volunteering

Corporate Volunteering Opportunities in Brisbane

If you are looking for meaningful ways for your business to do more for the community, we have several fun and fulfilling corporate volunteering opportunities in Brisbane each year.

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A chat with The Common Good’s new CEO, Steve Francia

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A chat with The Common Good’s new CEO, Steve Francia

Steve Francia joined The Common Good as Chief Executive Officer in March 2023. The Common Good’s Communication & Media Officer, Isabella Zaini, sat down with Steve to hear about his…

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Australian Unity Tour de Brisbane 2023 raised more than $126,000 for transplant research

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Australian Unity Tour de Brisbane 2023 raised more than $126,000 for transplant research

On Sunday, April 2, thousands of cyclists converged on the river city, replacing motorists on the streets for fun and fundraising at this year’s Australian Unity Tour de Brisbane.

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Tree Party for The Common Good: Seventeen Seventy’s Fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis Research

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Tree Party for The Common Good: Seventeen Seventy’s Fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis Research

Research has changed the quality of life and the prognosis for many diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis – a condition caused by a genetic mutation that predominantly affects the lungs and…

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Heart transplant recipient to complete virtual ride for research

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Heart transplant recipient to complete virtual ride for research

The COVID-19 pandemic changed many lives in various ways, but Rob Hodgson and his family could never have imagined the impact it would have on them.

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Child Life Therapist easing worries for The Prince Charles Hospital’s littlest patients

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Child Life Therapist easing worries for The Prince Charles Hospital’s littlest patients

Little Lachie accidentally tripped over and fell into a table, hitting his head and splitting open the skin near his right eye. The nearly two-year-old was bleeding and in pain,…

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‘I’ve embedded cycling into my science’: From Australian Mountain Bike Team to Research Fellow

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‘I’ve embedded cycling into my science’: From Australian Mountain Bike Team to Research Fellow

‘I’ve embedded cycling into my science’: Glenn Stewart's journey from Australian Mountain Bike Team to Research Fellow.

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