2nd fact


The rate of preterm birth in Western Australia is 8-9%, and is 15% in Aboriginal people.

WIRF volunteer's lifetime of service recognised

news image

Long-serving WIRF volunteer, Margaret Lay has been presented with a prestigious award in recognition of almost four decades of service to the mothers, babies and families of Western Australia.

The 88 year-old Mrs Lay was recently presented with a Volunteer Service Award by Minister for Seniors and Volunteering, the Hon Paul Miles MLA. Watch the story on Channel Ten news here.