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:

News

Two of Geelongs leading community services organisations, Karingal and St Laurence, are set to merge will merge following an announcement on Friday August 5.
The Inaugural National Cricket Inclusion Championships for cricketers with a disability will be held in Geelong for the next three years.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 -
9:15am to 4:30pm

Cultural diversity will be one of many hot topics explored at MAV's From Multiculturalism to Inclusion Conference on 31 August.

Thursday, 1 September 2016 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Free Interactive Community Session at The Playhouse, GPAC.

Workforce Development Events

Tuesday, 30 August 2016 -
9:30am to 4:00pm

Develop understanding of how culture influences perceptions of disability. Run by experienced facilitators from the education, disability and multicultural fields.

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 -
9:30am to 12:30pm

This workshop looks at culture and values and explores why we are all different. The session will conclude with a section about working with interpreters and communicating with people with low levels of English.