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The RED Room is a place that you are welcome to visit if you are staying at SCGH and
need a change of scenery. You can watch DVDs, have a coffee , snacks, browse through
some magazines, listen to music or use the computer. This place is a bit like a lounge
room with a great selection of interesting books and DVDs (not all of them CF -related).
The RED Room will be open between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday if you wish to
pop in.
To avoid cross -infection and to check if the room is available, please contact either the
office on 08 9346 7333 or 08 9346 7337 or email: educationofficer@cysticfibrosiswa.
You can view our library catalogue online at:
Hospital Survival Kits are still provided by CFWA once you have transitioned to
SCGH and are admitted to the ward. The packs aim to provide useful materials
during admissions including toiletries, high- fat snack foods and sugary soft drinks,
food vouchers, a pen and notepad as well as things to alleviate boredom including
magazines, puzzle books and information about CFWA events and news.
Equipment Loan the following items can be loaned from CFWA, in consultation with
your physiotherapist at SCGH. To make inquiries contact either the CFWA Nurse or the CFWA Physiotherapist
• Pari Boy mobile S with 12 volt for car charger, plug for USA, plug for Australia
• massage tables
• sports/exercise equipment grants
• Wii Fit games andWii Console
• mini trampolines
• treadmills, exercise bikes
• boxing equipment and weights
CFWA Membership may have been through your parents, but once you turn 18 you
will need to become a member in your own right to access our services free of charge.
All you have to do is complete a membership form, which you can find online at http:// or we can post you one, or visit
our office to fill one out.