G21 Health & Wellbeing Pillar

Welcome to the G21 Health and Wellbeing website - supporting health and wellbeing for all people and places in our region.

G21 – Geelong Region Alliance auspices the Primary Care Partnership (PCP) which is funded through the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services.   The PCP works collaboratively to achieve regional priorities through the G21 Health and Wellbeing (HWB) Pillar.

The HWB Pillar has two key platforms that provide local government, peak bodies, education institutions, health and community organisations opportunities to collaborate on regional priorities. These are:


Victoria’s peak social advocacy body is sending every state MP, local council and community leader a blueprint to fight poverty and disadvantage in their backyard.
The G21 region has recieved increased funding to expand the mental health support provided to Victorian dairy farmers by offering free Mental Health First Aid training to stock drivers and veterinarians.

Upcoming Events

Monday, 24 October 2016 - 7:00pm to Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 9:00pm

In two hours, Jules Haddock, Mental Health First Aid Instructor and REACH facilitator, will share her support strategies with you when dealing with anxious children.

Thursday, 27 October 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

How do we create environments that will achieve better health and wellbeing outcomes for the G21 community?

Workforce Development Events

Wednesday, 9 November 2016 - 10:00am to Wednesday, 16 November 2016 - 4:00pm

Come and join others in our dairy farming community, who are interested in helping friends, family, neighbours and community members by becoming mental health champions.

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

Explores health literacy at multiple levels: to apply skills to improve client/patient understanding of health information, and embed health literacy in systems, planning, operations and workforce development.