Volunteer Week Awards in Far West LHD

  • by Kate Bowman
  • May 26, 2019

The Far West LHD held their Volunteer Award Ceremony on Saturday 25th May.

The ceremony acknowledges the wonderful contribution made by various volunteers within the LHD. The Broken Hill Dementia/ Delirium and Palliative Care Volunteer Team received the Far West LHD Team of the Year.

Melissa Cumming, Director Cancer and Palliative Care Services FWLHD said, “We are incredibly proud of the contribution our Palliative Care volunteers make to the lives of the patients and carers the visit. I also wish to thank Janet Pearce Palliative Care Volunteer Coordinator, for her exceptional oversight of the Palliative Care Volunteer Service and her untiring support of the volunteers.”


Pic: The Far West LHD Volunteer Team of the Year Award was presented to the Dementia/Delirium and Palliative Care Team (from left) Mrs Pamela Lord OAM (presented the award), Janet Pearce Palliative Care Volunteer Coordinator , Stephen Rodwell (FWLHD Chief Executive) (back), Marilyn Johns, Sue Tonkin, Lesley Sumsion, Melissa Cumming (FWLHD Director Cancer and Palliative Care Services), Pat Peter, Dot Henderson, Tracey Dolamore and Susan Lukoschek.

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