Another Devastating Story of Delayed Sepsis Recognition

My mother was courageous and incredibly positive despite living with rheumatoid arthritis for 56 years. She rarely complained, had a radiant smile and a ready laugh. Her family was everything and she really loved her newest great grandson (pictured). At…

Remembering Lillian and acknowledging the generosity of Lorraine

Lorraine’s kind, strong and amazing mother Lillian died from sepsis on 7 December 2019. Lillians’s memory is kept alive by her compassionate and devoted daughter who strives to raise sepsis awareness.       Lorraine “Two years ago my mum…

A matter of minutes! ABC Australian Story – now available to watch on demand

A matter of minutes! On Christmas Day two years ago Mick O’Dowd was feeling unwell. 24 hours later he was battling for his life. The life-affirming story of Mick and Katharine O’Dowd and the silent killer most people have never…

Pappa 69 plus 1000 – raising sepsis awareness

In memory of her Pappa, Cecilia will walk 1069km between 26th November 2020 and 2021 to raise funds and awareness about sepsis. Cecilia chose 1000km because it’s a great challenge plus another 69km  because that’s that age her Pappa Claes…

STARTS 10 November – Starfish – a movie about sepsis survival – British Film Festival (Australia)

British Film Festival 2020 (Australia) Palace Cinema’s – 10 to 29 November’ 20 Based on the tragic true story of Tom Ray from Rutland, Tom (Tom Riley) lives an ‘ordinary’ life; he is a writer, a doting stay-at-home father to…