$30,000 donation from Trafalgar Opp Shop to West Gippsland Healthcare Group

Volunteers from the Trafalgar Opp Shop have presented a generous $30,000 cheque to Andrews House.

The donation was presented during a special Christmas afternoon tea with staff from West Gippsland Healthcare Group and volunteers from the Trafalgar Opp Shop.

This is the second of two donations the Trafalgar Opp Shop presents to Andrews House each year and takes the total of money aside for Andrews House to $70,000 this year.

West Gippsland Healthcare Group Board Chair Jo-Anne Moorfoot thanked the volunteers at the Trafalgar Opp Shop for their ongoing support and hard work to support Andrews House.

“$70,000 is just an incredible donation and one we are very thankful for,” she said.

The $30,000 donation will go towards the implementation of mobile work stations and overhead lifting hoists in residents’ rooms.

The Opp Shop also donated $6,000 to the Trafalgar Youth Resource Centre.

Andrews House is a residential aged care facility in Trafalgar which provides both permanent and respite care.

Andrews House is managed by West Gippsland Healthcare Group and is fully accredited in the Aged Care Quality Standards.

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