02 Dec 2021
Communication is everyone's right panel discussion
On Thursday 2 December, Speech Pathology Australia hosted a forum around the theme for Speech Pathology Week in 2021: ‘Communication is everyone's right!’ The forum will be an open discussion about communication disability, communication accessibility and related topics, within the context that communication is everyone’s right.
1 Sep 2019
Botox subsidised for brain injury survivors
Botox is now being subsided for use in stroke and brain injury survivors to help them walk again. It works to relax overactive or contracting muscles enhacing physiotherapy and, in turn, improving mobility. Father-of-two Paul Fink, 40, suffered a paralysing stroke in his mid-30s.
28 Aug 2018
Every step counts in post-stroke recovery
In the lead up to National Stroke Week commencing 3 September, the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) is highlighting the important role physiotherapists play in prescribing targeted exercise programs for stroke survivors to support neurological repair and regain functional movement.
13 Jul 2018
'Ready to live' - A plan to deliver Victorian stroke survivors and their families a better future
Stroke Foundation is calling on the next Victorian Government to build on the work done to treat stroke by investing an additional $5.1 million over four years to deliver a better future for Victorian stroke survivors and their families.
27 Oct 2017
Stroke survivors recovery reaches new heights on the Sydney Harbour Bridge
An eleven-year-old school girl, an Olympian and a father all took important strides forward in their recovery from stroke today, climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
23 Feb 2015
SEN 1116 (Audio)
On Sunday the 22nd of February 2015, the Maccabi AJAX Cricket Club hosted a dinner in honour of Barry Kave's 50th Season of cricket and to raise funds Paul Fink. Over 200 - including a two guest speakers (David Schwarz and Mark Fine)-- people came to what was one of MACC's most succesful events ever.