As one of Victoria’s major metropolitan health services, Alfred Health cares for people throughout three hospitals, numerous clinics and community based services. We also provide numerous statewide specialised services, which deliver expert care to people throughout Victoria and interstate.
Victoria's voluntary assisted dying law comes into effect on 19 June 2019. It allows a person in the late stages of advanced disease to take medication prescribed by a doctor that will bring about their death at a time they choose – often at home supported by family and friends.
In a world of ordinary, be extraordinary! By going booze-free this July you can support The Alfred in making improvements that will make an extraordinary difference in the lives of those impacted by cancer. Get involved and get your family, friends and work colleagues to sign up and make a healthy change in your own lives – all while positively impacting others.
Organ and tissue donation has the ability to transform and save lives. Dying to Live is a film that explores this difficult subject with compassion and grace. The screening is part of an event put on by Petra Brosch whose life was saved after receiving a heart transplant at The Alfred.