Enabling people to live healthier for longer

The Common Good, an initiative of The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation, supports life-changing research into heart disease, lung disease, mental health, ageing and hospital care. For just $48, you could fund one hour of medical research that can go on to change lives.

By funding medical research and patient projects, you can create hope for those impacted by life-altering conditions now and in the future. Donate today and help those we love live healthier lives for longer.

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WHAT WE FUND

Heart Disease Research

Improving heart health so hearts can beat stronger for longer.

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Lung Disease Research

Helping Australians breathe easier by building a future free from occupational lung disease and respiratory illnesses.

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Mental Health Research

Exploring new horizons for enhancing mental well-being and support.

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Ageing Research

Helping those we love live richer lives for longer, improving the quality of life for individuals as they age.

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Hospital Projects

Building bridges to better care and health outcomes, one project at a time.

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Transforming lives for better health outcomes

People like you who generously donate to The Common Good have an immense impact on the lives of real individuals grappling with life-altering health conditions. Your contributions fuel groundbreaking research and patient projects that offer hope, relief, and even the promise of a brighter future.

Silicosis patient Daniel with his newborn baby before receiving groundbreaki9ng lung disease treatment at The Prince Charles Hospital

Silicosis patient Frank on holiday with his oxygen tank to treat his occupational lung disease

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What’s happening at The Common Good

Discover the latest events and news from The Common Good. Join our vibrant community, participate in events, and engage in activities that contribute to life-changing medical discoveries. Join us in shaping the future of healthcare and research.

Latest News Events

National Volunteer Week 2024 Australia: ‘Something for Everyone’

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National Volunteer Week 2024 Australia: ‘Something for Everyone’

National Volunteer Week for 2024: We are one of countless organisations across Australia that benefit from selfless people who donate their time to help others.

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Tradie Health Institute May 2024 Update

Lung Disease

Tradie Health Institute May 2024 Update

Click here for our May 2024 update on recent outcomes achieved through the Tradie Health Institute.

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2024 Tour de Brisbane raises close to $70,000 for transplant research

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2024 Tour de Brisbane raises close to $70,000 for transplant research

The 2024 Tour de Brisbane, sponsored by Transurban, was one for the books, raising close to $70,000 for transplant research done right here in Brisbane.

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Mother-of-four shares story of transplant journey

Patient Stories

Mother-of-four shares story of transplant journey

A Queensland mother who was diagnosed with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Chronic Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis and later received a lung transplant, shares her story here.

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The journey from the Cycle of Giving to the Tour de Brisbane

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The journey from the Cycle of Giving to the Tour de Brisbane

In 2006, Mary and Mal Long started an event called Cycle of Giving to show their gratitude to Mal’s donor family and medical team.

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Chain Reaction Challenge 2024: Helping Kids visiting The Prince Charles Hospital

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Chain Reaction Challenge 2024: Helping Kids visiting The Prince Charles Hospital

In March, dozens of cyclists from Brisbane will take part in a 1000 km cycle in and around Adelaide for the Chain Reaction Challenge 2024.

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30-year-old heart transplant recipient’s journey to the 2024 Tour de Brisbane

Heart Disease

30-year-old heart transplant recipient’s journey to the 2024 Tour de Brisbane

A Perth father who received a heart transplant three years ago is preparing to take part in the 2024 Tour de Brisbane. Read more about his journey and support his ride here.

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2024

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International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2024

This February, we acknowledge International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2024 and some of the remarkable women who are making a difference in STEM.

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Marfan and Aortopathy Conference Brisbane 2024

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Marfan and Aortopathy Conference Brisbane 2024

The Marfan and Aortopathy Conference Brisbane 2024 is on Saturday, April 20, at The Prince Charles Hospital. Click here for more details.

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