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Warrnambool Base Hospital gets $10.9 million for more mental health beds

Kyra Gillespie
Updated June 15 2021 - 11:31pm, first published May 20 2021 - 3:00pm
Mental health focus: SWH chief Craig Fraser, Western Victoria MP Gayle Tierney, Bernadette Northeast and Richard Campion with staff at a state budget announcement at South West Healthcare about extra mental health beds. Picture: Anthony Brady
Mental health focus: SWH chief Craig Fraser, Western Victoria MP Gayle Tierney, Bernadette Northeast and Richard Campion with staff at a state budget announcement at South West Healthcare about extra mental health beds. Picture: Anthony Brady

AN additional five acute mental health beds will be available for the region's most vulnerable at the Warrnambool Base Hospital by next year, thanks to a $10.9 million investment in the 2021 Victorian Budget today.

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Kyra Gillespie

Kyra Gillespie

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Multi-platform journalist and digital / social producer for Australian Community Media, covering all the latest news across south-west Victoria. Got a news tip? Get in touch: kyra.gillespie@austcommunitymedia.com.au | 0475 951 618

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