By Latika Mani | Posted 21/01/20
The Australian of the Year award recognises inspirational Australians each year for their incredible contribution to society. Read on to discover 10 Australian of the Year Award recipients from all walks of life who will inspire you to pursue your passion.
By Matthew Perkins | Posted 10/01/20
‘Close the Gap’ is a phrase you may have heard in discussions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and equality. But do you know how you can help to Close the Gap?
By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 10/01/20
Myopia is another word for short-sightedness or near-sightedness, which is a type of uncorrected refractive error and is a common cause of vision impairment. Read on to discover more about its causes, symptoms and treatments.
By Richard Le Mesurier & Latika Mani | Posted 10/01/20
Myopia is commonly known as short-sightedness or near-sightedness, and usually develops during childhood between the ages of 6 and 17. Read on to discover more.
By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 08/01/20
This month the Fred Hollows Eye Operation Theatre will open at our partner hospital Baitush Sharaf Eye Hospital. The new theatre will mean local doctors can increase the number of cataract surgeries, restoring sight to more people.
By Latika Mani | Posted 07/01/20
Performing a random act of kindness gives us a warm, glowing feeling that can last the entire day. And when we perform an act of charity that feel-good factor is heightened even further. Read on to discover why fundraising for a charity is the ultimate mood booster.
By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 07/01/20
By Latika Mani | Posted 19/12/19
Have you ever wondered why inspirational quotes are so inspirational? Read on for 9 of our favourite inspirational quotes by Fred Hollows and other humanitarians.
By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/12/19
Dr Kristopher (Kris) Rallah-Baker is Australia’s first and only Aboriginal ophthalmologist, making him a trailblazer and an inspiration throughout Australia. Read on to discover more.
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to Close the Gap in Indigenous eye health so that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples can exercise their right to sight. Read more about how our Indigenous Australia Program (IAP) plays an integral role in this.