Every year, passionate supporters around the country take part in advocating for improved wound care for more Australians. Will you join us?

our 2024 theme


Prepare • Protect • Heal

Australia's hidden epidemic:
chronic wounds

Wounds cost Australia's health and aged care budgets more than $6 billion annually.

More than 450,000 Australians suffer with wounds each year.

Wounds can happen to anyone, but there are some factors that increase your risk.

Meet our Ambassador

Former Australian of the Year Professor Fiona Wood AM shares the facts about chronic wounds.

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