Counselling Services for Children and Young People Highlighted at Kids Festival

Amaranth Community Services is delighted to be part of the Federation Council Festival of Fun for Kids, Saturday 20 May at the Corowa Race Club from 1pm-5pm where we’ll be…

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Amaranth Keeps the Advance Care Planning Conversation Going

Amaranth took the lead in the conversation about the importance of people of all ages having an advance care plan at a morning tea in Wagga as part of the…

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National Advance Care Planning Week – Cuppa and Cake in Wagga

Amaranth Community Care is encouraging people to become part of the conversation about the need to discuss future healthcare preferences at a morning tea as part of Australia’s first National…

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Amaranth Foundation’s ‘Wrap Around Care’ Extends Its Reach

From the moment a person steps across the threshold of the Amaranth Foundation and its premises in Corowa and Wagga Wagga, they should be confident that they will receive the…

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Amaranth Foundation wins prestigious award at the recent NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation Awards

Julianne Whyte, CEO of Amaranth Foundation, was awarded the “Most Creative and Innovative Project” at the Agency for Clinical Innovation awards ceremony at the  NSW Rural Health and Research Congress,…

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Amaranth interview with ABC Canberra

Julianne Whyte, CEO of Amaranth Foundation, joining ABC Canberra with Tom Robert to discuss his life story. Heavy metal promoter, Tom Roberts, has a heavier story than most. The 27-year-old…

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Alzheimer’s, Loss and Grief

Alzheimer’s is a disease.  It is the most common form of dementia. Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease of the brain that slowly impairs memory and cognitive function. The exact cause…

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Existential Distress

What does this have to do with a life-threatening illness? The word ‘existential’ describes experiences related to existence and experience; with emphasis on human existence and human dealing with experience…

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Amaranth Foundation at the 2016 Primary Healthcare Research Conference

Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS) Conference : Canberra 8 -9th June 2016. PHCRIS organises the annual Primary Health Care Research Conference – a major event in Australian…

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Euthanasia No Substitute For Palliative Care

Associate Professor Richard Chye is director of palliative care at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney and a member of Palliative Care Australia’s Board. The first person I had to tell they…

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