NAIDOC Week 2018

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We first met Mavis Foster in June 2012 on a Health Outreach to Palm Island. Our volunteer team was invited to join some of the elders and their families or carers at a BBQ lunch by way of introduction. SOS Health Foundation staff … Read more

We’re hiring: Are you up for the challenge?

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Passionate about community health? SOS Health Foundation is seeking a committed Physiotherapist to be part of our team, working toward positive community health transformation. If you have the experience, enthusiasm and energy to achieve great outcomes through patient care, clinical excellence and community immersion, … Read more

Deserving Ellis Award Recipient

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Brodie Sharpe has been volunteering at the SOS Health Foundation’s Melbourne Probono Clinic for over 12 months. Late last year he took on the volunteer team leader role, assisting to coordinate the roster for the volunteer team. Brodie has a great … Read more

Impacting lives – work4significance Day

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On work4significance Day, every hour — treatment for treatment, participating Back In Motion physio practices gave their time and money to provide physiotherapy to Australians who don’t have access to allied healthcare that most of us take for granted.  Every hour of … Read more

work4significance – Register today

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  On work4significance Day, every hour — treatment for treatment, physio practices will be giving physiotherapy to Australians who don’t have access to allied healthcare that most of us take for granted.  Every hour of time a physio donates, two hands-on physio … Read more

Long Walk – Big Impact!


Jodie Downes is in training It may look like Jodie is relaxing and getting a lovely massage, but this is serious training and preparation, under strict supervision by Physio Amalia (Back In Motion, Blackwood SA), to ensure Jodie is ready for and can complete the 35km … Read more

Success to Significance

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It’s chilly outside but we are looking forward to spring and work4significance Day On Tuesday, 1 September 2015, SOS Health Foundation will hold our premier annual fundraising event work4significance Day hosted by participating physiotherapy practices nationally.  Funds raised in past years have supported the provision of … Read more

Introduction to Palm Island


June 2011 – Beautiful Palm Island is situated 65 kilometres north west of Townsville, North Queensland at the beginning of the Great Barrier Reef. With the largest discrete population of indigenous people, Palm Island was identified as the fourth most disadvantaged community in … Read more

Symphony of Trivia


The first SOS Health Foundation fundraising event for South Australia was held on 28 May. State Representative (SA), Kelli Hobbs, and her team coordinated this outstanding musical trivia event to raise much needed funds to support our work in urban and remote communities … Read more