Royal Adelaide Hospital’s longest-staying patient turns to art to ease boredom and frustration

Royal Adelaide Hospital’s longest-staying patient turns to art to ease boredom and frustration

Posted May 11, 2018 06:45:11 Photo: Steven Pratt has undergone more than 80 operations during his time at the RAH. (ABC News: Tom Fedorowytsch) More than two years in hospital — that’s a long time to spend alone, bored, lost in thought and frustrated, not to mention surviving on hospital …

Donald Trump’s week: Immigration frustration, going off script and more ‘fake news’

Donald Trump’s week: Immigration frustration, going off script and more ‘fake news’

Updated April 06, 2018 11:07:05 Photo: Donald Trump made a point of saying ‘Happy Easter’ to his fellow Americans. (Reuters: Carlos Barria) Easter is a strange time in America, I find. Good Friday isn’t a holiday and nor is Easter Monday. There are no mountains of hot-crossed buns in the …

Centrelink: Incident at Adelaide office prompts conversation about ‘deep frustration’

Centrelink: Incident at Adelaide office prompts conversation about ‘deep frustration’

Updated March 22, 2018 11:47:31 Photo: Advocates say the Centrelink system is frustrating for those who use it. (AAP: Tracey Nearmy (file photo)) As the Federal Government announces it will review penalties for people who abuse staff at Centrelink — those representing people on welfare say the system is causing …