Every week is Kidney Health Week at the Purple House!!

Every week is Kidney Health Week at the Purple House!!

Today we are very excited to share a report written by Paul Memmott, Cathy Keys and Jessica Kane from the Indigenous Design Place, Aboriginal Environments Research Centre at the School of Architecture, University of Queensland. What interesting fresh eyes on what we...
MAURICE NEEDS YOU!

MAURICE NEEDS YOU!

You might have heard our good news? The Commonwealth government is giving us some money to build some more dialysis centres in remote communities. We are all so excited! In preparation we are on the look out for some new dialysis nurses who would like to come and work...
THE BOOK!

THE BOOK!

Last week the Business Council of Australia helped us launch the Purple House fund and the book Patrick Tjungurrayi: Beyond Borders which will raise funds to get people home on dialysis. A few people have had questions about how to get a copy  and who can blame you,...
Beautiful and Busy!

Beautiful and Busy!

      We have been out and about, at the National Museum of Australia for the launch of the PURPLE HOUSE collection and in Melbourne for the launch of our book about Patrick and our fund. Lots of positive media and goodwill from people across Australia who have heard...
Kiwirrkurra Dialysis and Woden Rotary

Kiwirrkurra Dialysis and Woden Rotary

We are SOOOO close to having permanent dialysis in Kiwirrkurra…700kms west of Alice Springs. The nurse’s house is finished, the dialysis machines are there,the equipment is on its way…the dialysis chairs are PURPLE!!! Patrick Tjungarryi has had his...