WA HAS FLATTENED THE CURVE

but the battle isn’t over with just one fight.
There is still no cure, no vaccine, no cure.
Help us understand COVID-19!  

RESEARCH GRANTS

Over 23 years, Spinnaker has funded more than 230 medical research projects, travel grants and PhD scholarships, totalling over$4 million.

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HOW DOES RESEARCH HELP?

At Spinnaker, we know better research means better health and we strive for earlier diagnosis, better treatment and the highest standard of care for the patients we serve.

 

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ABOUT US

We strive for earlier diagnosis, better treatment and the highest standard of care for the patients we serve.

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Latest News

10 hours ago
DonateLife

We are so proud to support heart and lung transplant research that benefits patients across WA. Of course, these life-saving transplants are only made possible through organ and tissue donation. ... See more

Tune in to this page from 3:00pm tomorrow to watch our DonateLife National Service of Remembrance.

Since we couldn’t all be together this year, this unique online tribute brings together speakers ... See more

1 day ago

A reminder to stay focused on the trusted sources of information during these unusual times - click link below for article.
https://www.australia.gov.au/covid-19-mythbusting

4 days ago
Join the global fight against COVID-19

There is still no treatment, no cure and no vaccine. DONATE TODAY to support world-leading research that will help us better understand the virus, manage the threat and treat the sick. We know we ... See more

1 week ago

The Spinnaker team and Board of Directors enjoyed a fascinating visit to Australian National Phenome Centre recently, lead by researchers Prof Jeremy Nicholson and Prof Elaine Holmes. We are so lucky ... See more

2 weeks ago

Today, on International Nurses Day, we celebrate, acknowledge and thank nurses all over the world for their remarkable service. During these difficult times, the contribution that our nurses have ... See more

3 weeks ago

#FRONTLINEFAIRYLIGHTS
Spinnaker, along with Harry Perkins Institute, Charlie's Foundation for Research, Asthma WA, Teach Learn Grow, Foodbank WA and Uniting Care West encourage our community to show ... See more

3 weeks ago
South Metropolitan Health Service

We say THANK YOU to our frontline workers: our nurses and doctors, retail assistants and pharmacists, teachers and emergency workers...and everyone in between. Our frontline workers have remained ... See more

Because you’ve stayed home and kept your distance, we are #flatteningthecurve of COVID-19 in WA. This has given us time to prepare our hospitals, so we wanted to say thanks!

#SMHSValuesTeamwork

4 weeks ago
Time, teamwork put WA on front foot in viral fight

It was great to see our CEO, Dana Henderson, in this recent Business News article, but more importantly, it was great to see further awareness-raising about the important work coming from WA's ... See more

Hard-border closures and a partial lockdown in WA are providing medical researchers with the opportunity to explore potentially life-saving COVID-19 treatments.

4 weeks ago
A Call to Action - Australian Philanthropy’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis - Spinnaker

Spinnaker is proud to be an official signatory on Australian Philanthropy’s Pledge: a list of principles for grantmakers and supporters of the not-for-profit sector to provide guidance in ... See more

A Call to Action – Australian Philanthropy’s Response to the COVID-19 Crisis Post by: Spinnaker Foundation Post on: April 30, 2020

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