GP to offer homeless, needy free medical service

The initiative will be an expansion of an existing charity dinner program run by the Geelong Christ Church, which is estimated to feed more than 120 homeless and needy locals two nights per week.

From August, Lara-based Dr Mark Davies will set up in a spare room near the church hall with his “medical bag, a script pad and a stethoscope” and offer consultations to those who may not have the opportunity to access care or are hesitant to do so.

The service is an initiative of