109 Years Of Giving

109 Years Of Giving

International Volunteer Day, mandated by the UN General Assembly in 1985, is held every year on the 5th December across the world.  The day serves as an international observence day to celebrate the  power and potential of volunteerism, with localised events to recognise the outstanding contribution that volunteers make in their own communities. The 2018 […]

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Cottesloe Crash

Cottesloe Crash

An out of control Mercedes caused mayhem in Cottesloe last night, after it careered into the car port of a house on Griver Street. The 80 year old man driving the car, was lucky to walk away unscathed after his vehicle crashed into the structure, demolishing the front wall and pillar causing the roof to […]

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A Taste of Winter

A Taste of Winter

The long Perth summer came to an abrupt end this week, with multiple cold fronts hitting Perth and the greater metropolitan area over the last few days.  Crews from Northshore SES finally got to dust off their overalls and head out into the wet and windy weather to help those that had been impacted by […]

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Fresh Faces for 2018

Fresh Faces for 2018

After languishing up to 12 months on a waiting list, dodging multiple bullets as part of the gruelling 3 stage selection process, and having now successfully completed the ‘SES Induction’ course, 12 new members were officially welcomed to the Northshore SES unit this week, with the 2018 intake and induction coming to a close.  From […]

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Lucky Javid

Lucky Javid

A search team made up of 10 volunteers from the Northshore SES unit were making their way into the unit on Thursday night to assist in the search for 68 year old Javid Hosseinpour, unaware that Javid had just been located safe and well.  SES crews were responding after WA Police issued an urgent request […]

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North Fremantle Search

North Fremantle Search

SES search crews were mobilised early on Friday morning to assit police in the search for a missing 63 year old man. Kenneth Bland, who suffers from advanced Alzheimer’s disease, was last seen at his North Fremantle nursing home around 6.30pm Thursday night. Because of his condition, there were serious concerns for his safety, triggering […]

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Perfect Ending To Search

Perfect Ending To Search

More than a dozen volunteers from the Northshore SES unit joined other colleagues from the metro area last night in a desperate search for a Perth grandfather. Pasquale Susi, a 68 your old male who suffers from Dementia, went missing from his Balcatta home on Sunday morning, with his wife Theresa raising the alarm. With initial investigations by the Police […]

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Last call for the 2018 intake…

Last call for the 2018 intake…

**Registrations for the 2018 intake close this week** Have you ever considered volunteering? Have you ever thought about becoming an SES volunteer? Well if you have, then now is the time to realise that thought, and to come and learn about SES volunteering. Applications for the 2018 intake at Northshore SES, based in Mount Hawthorn, […]

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81 year old found alive & well by Northshore SES

81 year old found alive & well by Northshore SES

Volunteers from Northshore SES were thrust into the spotlight and certainly seemed to enjoy the attention after finding missing 81 year old Raymond Chapple alive and well in dense bushland almost 11 hours after he went missing from a Yanchep aged care facility. BETHANIE chief executive Chris How said they were “delighted that Mr Chapple is […]

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New Blood! 2017 Intake Complete.

New Blood! 2017 Intake Complete.

With the first intake of 2017 now finalised, Northshore SES is full to the brim, with volunteer levels once again at capacity.  Local Manager Northshore SES Nick Elliott said that the 13 new recruits had successfully made it through the rigorous three stage selection process specifically engineered to minimise the number of members that call it quits early in […]

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