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Public consultation launched – abortion legislation reform

The State Government, through the Department of Health, is proposing changes to existing abortion legislation to improve access to safe and timely abortion care in Western Australia.

New heatwave warning system launched

The new heatwave warning system is now live, alongside refreshed consumer information on how to stay safe before, during and after a heatwave.
Female cancer patient

WA COVID Care at Home to conclude

Western Australia’s COVID-19 monitoring program WA COVID Care at Home will come to an end on 31 December 2022, with the last intake of patients occurring on Wednesday, 30 November 2022.
Close-up of meeting

COVID-19 State of Emergency ends but work continues for the WA Health system

The current State of Emergency in Western Australia will end at 12.01am this Friday, 4 November.

Jayden Neal has a remarkable story

Born with congenital heart disease and DiGeorge syndrome, his tiny body endured two open heart surgeries before his first birthday.