Pam Bubrzycki: War on vapes far from over

Pam Bubrzycki: War on vapes far from over

It has been roughly six weeks since the Australian Government’s new regulations on vapes and vaping came to pass, and it has become abundantly clear that we are in for a long fight. It was disappointing to read yesterday’s coverage on Perth retailers continuing to...
Pam Bubrzycki: Ugly truth of vaping glamour

Pam Bubrzycki: Ugly truth of vaping glamour

Chief Services Officer Pam Bubrzycki calls on governments to tackle the growing problems around young people and vaping. Before the health risks of smoking were established, it was seen as a harmless and glamourous vice. We bought the lie sold to us by the Marlborough...
Leeanne Bates: Keeping school leavers safe

Leeanne Bates: Keeping school leavers safe

Leavers Week festivities are an institution in WA, and each year amid the noise and the chaos of jubilant school leavers is HOPE Leavers Volunteer Coordinator Leeanne Bates. For the past 10 years Leeanne has coordinated a team of dedicated HOPE volunteers to run...