health

02 Jan 2019

Pharmacists To Help With Local Vaccination Effort

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that getting vaccinated will be as easy as dropping in to your local chemist shop or pharmacy, under changes made by the NSW Government which commenced on 1st January 2019.

19 Dec 2018

Our Region To Benefit From New Ageing And Disability Commissioner

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that an independent Ageing and Disability Commissioner tasked with investigating and stamping out abuse across NSW including the Illawarra and South Coast, has been introduced by the New South Wales Government.

10 Aug 2018

$3.65 Million for Local Medical Devices

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward MP has today announced that three local Wollongong based companies have received $3.65 million in NSW Government funding to develop and market a next-generation condom, a device to help those with chronic pain and a unique 3D system for eye repair.