Category Archives: Cares

Sally Fitzgibbons Surfs for Gold and Better Health

As you have probably experienced, pursuing a career that you are passionate about is often accompanied by highs and lows. We all have successful days where we leave work, content and satisfied with what we’ve achieved. Other days, however, drag and looking away from the time, which seems to be unmoving, is an hourly challenge.…
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Importance of Equality and Diversity in Technology

We regard equality and diversity to be of high importance and are areas we believe should be addressed in the wider technology community. Everyone should have access to the same educational opportunities, experiences and be able to enter a workplace they are passionate about. Regardless of gender. This includes the opportunity for young women to learn…
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Devika Cares Partners with NeuRA For Mental Health Week

This week is Mental Health Week which shines a special light on one of our partners, Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA). NeuRA is one of the world’s leading centers for neuroscience research. They consist of 300 researchers, clinicians and support staff spread across 30 research groups, each led by a Senior Clinical or Scientific Investigator. NeuRA…
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Devika Cares; Supporting FearLess (PTSD Sufferers)

Post-traumatic stress disorder ( PTSD) affects approximately 1 million Australians (FearLess, 2018). If we consider the individual's family, around, “3-5 million Australians [are] currently affected by PTSD” (FearLess, 2018). There are an array of symptoms and causes for PTSD and despite the current treatment available, the condition remains a distressing and isolating force for many. One…
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Wollongong Blood Donation Round 2

21! That's the number of potential lives saved with new blood donations at Devika Care's Blood Donor event in April 2016.  That brings our total number of potential lives saved through blood donation to a respectable 45.   Devika recognises the importance of supporting the community, and donating blood is just one way for us to…
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