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 guiding documents (right) that provide local government, peak bodies, education institutions, health and community organisations opportunities to collaborate on regional priorities.                                              

News

G21 HWB partner organisations have been working collectively to identify challenges in the Mental Health System regarding the care and outcomes for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the G21 Region.
A group of 15 Iraqi and Karen new arrivals had the opportunity to participate in a seven weeks cooking course at Jamie’s Ministry of Food Geelong thanks to the G21 Health & Wellbeing Pillar.

Upcoming Events

Friday, 26 May 2017 - 5:30pm to Sunday, 4 June 2017 - 11:00pm

Come and celebrate the launch of the 2017 Reconciliation week digital projections.

Saturday, 27 May 2017 (All day) to Saturday, 3 June 2017 (All day)

In 2017, we reflect on two significant anniversaries in Australia’s reconciliation journey – 50 years since the 1967 referendum, and 25 years since the historic Mabo decision. The theme for #NRW2017 is ‘Let’s Take the Next Steps’

Workforce Development Events

Thursday, 15 June 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

In this interactive workshop, long day care and out of school hours care staff will learn how to plan nutritious menus that accommodate various food allergies and intolerances.

Thursday, 29 June 2017 (All day) to Friday, 30 June 2017 (All day)

The overarching aim for the conference is to assist with the journey of healing and to act as an open and frank discussion and forum where not just ideas are shared but also have the potential of further uniting First Nations peoples of Australia and to highlight to government that our journey is far from complete.

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