NEWS from the Purple House

April   2012 The Purple House in Alice is finished! Renovations are complete, and we don’t know ourselves!!!We have  new dialysis room, new kitchen, bathroom and laundry and a great, light filled closed in verandah down the length of the building. Look out for...
Charlie runs the Boston Marathon!

Charlie runs the Boston Marathon!

Charlie Maher, brother of Phynea, our social support worker recently took part in the Boston Marathon. He ran it for his family and for the Purple House!  Charlie has been training with Robert de Costella and late last year took part in the New York Marathon. THANK...
Quality

Quality

It is a big responsibility, providing health care services for people with End Stage Renal Disease in some of the most remote parts of the country. We (Directors, patients and staff) take this responsibility very seriously and aim for a responsive, high quality and...
Kintore

Kintore

When we first started dialysis in Kintore in 2004, Pintupi Homelands Health Service kindly allowed us the use of a small room at the back of the Primary Health Care clinic. This had just room for 1 machine. In 2007 the Kintore Council gifted us a large abandoned...
Ntaria (Hermannsburg) Dialysis

Ntaria (Hermannsburg) Dialysis

In 2008 we started talking to the kind folks at the Western Aranda Health Aboriginal Corporation (WAHAC) about the possibilities of getting some dialysis going in Ntaria (Hermannsburg). In 2010 we opened a 2 chair facility next to the WAHAC office offering people from...