a cause is life
a cause is life
Run 4 Geelong – A Race 4 Better Health – is proudly raising funds for the Barwon Health Foundation, with 100% of your registration fee supporting your local health service, Barwon Health.
Many people living in our region have attended Barwon Health for urgent, lifesaving care and, for those who haven’t, we hope you find comfort in knowing that we are here for you – every minute of every day.
Each year, Barwon Health provides care to over 500,000 people, across 23 sites spanning from Little River right across to the South Australian boarder.
Last year alone more than 21,000 operations were completed, close to 70,000 people attended the Emergency Department, 140,000 people attended an outpatient appointment and more than 2,400 babies were born.
Our hospital and health service holds a special place in the hearts of the people of Geelong.
The Barwon Health Foundation is hosting the 2019 Run 4 Geelong – a race to better health – to support the vital work of Barwon Health, with 100% of your registration going to the cause.
As part of your registration you get to say where you would like your registration to support at Barwon Health:
- Our Hospital
- Mental Health
- Cancer Services
- Women’s and Children’s Health
- Care in the Community
Sign up now to show that you care about the health of Geelong and join us at Run 4 Geelong – A Race 4 Better Health.
Established in 1848, when a team of passionate and dedicated volunteers came together to rally the government to fund our comprehensive health service. Since then, we have been providing world class care to patients throughout their life.
We provide care throughout ones entire lifecycle from birth through to death and we feel privileged to be involved in such a personal and often distressing time in one’s life.
Crack open the piggy bank and help us fill the Coin-O-Meter! Our target to break the World Record.