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In an effort to be more inclusive and welcoming to members of the LGBTI communities, Lorne Community Hospital is moving towards an accreditation process to achieve the Rainbow Tick.

The Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA®) aims to support the professional development of members, facilitating knowledge exchange through the provision of high quality publications and opportunities to network and build knowledge.

June was an exciting time in progressing work in the Healthy Eating and Active Living space.

The Department of Health and Human Services has developed this resource kit for our key partners and stakeholders to support the promotion of this year’s seasonal flu campaign.

The weather’s getting colder and the sounds of sniffles and coughs are starting to fill the air. This can mean only one thing…it’s the winter colds and flu season!

The Victorian Women’s Health Atlas now includes extensive 'violence against women' data.

The Department of Health and Human Services its developing is Disability Action Plan 2018 - 2020 and is seeking feedback.

G21 is pleased to announced the release of the Working With Us - For Us report.

The 2018 National NAIDOC Poster is available for public use to help you celebrate NAIDOC Week. Click here to find out more about this years poster designed by Cheryl Moggs.

The Mental Health Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Mental Health Awards of the following categories: Mental Health Advocate of the Year; Mental Health organisation of the Year.

May was an exciting time in progressing work in the Healthy Eating and Active Living space.

The Hon. Gavin Jennings MLC, Special Minister of State, joined community sector leaders to officially launch the Bethany Men’s Family Violence Intervention Centre.

“The people with big voices need to take this to the people with big ears!” (Refugee & Asylum Seeker Project participants collaborating in the experience-based co-design project)

A growing body of research is drawing a link between mental and physical health - and the connection is much stronger than you might realise.

The G21 region's GROW project has received a further $750,000 from the State Government, announced today (18 May 2018) by Member for Geelong Christine Couzens.

Colac Otway Shire has broken fresh ground with its CBD revitalisation project, a $1.95 million initiative delivered on time and budget with assistance from Federal and State funding.

The latest Pillar Updates include: Preventing and Addressing Violence Against Women and Children; Refugee & Asylum Seekers:  Improving Mental Health Care & Outcomes; Choose to Change Colac; Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) Project; HWB Pillar Engagement

With a flurry of activity in March, April has seen the Working Groups around the regional priority of Healthy Eating and Active Living continue to grow.

Australia is widely celebrated as a multicultural triumph, but any such success remains incomplete. There remains significant underrepresentation of cultural diversity in the senior leadership of Australian organisations.

​Multicultural Centre for Women's Health have released a guide that aims to assist people and organisations to develop violence prevention approaches, strategies and activities in ways that effectively engage immigrant and refugee communities to prevent violence against women.

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