Services we fund
Working in partnership with Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and Aboriginal people is a key priority for us to address unacceptable health inequalities and improve health and wellbeing. We commission targeted services to Aboriginal people needing care coordination, mental health and suicide prevention, and alcohol and other drugs support.
You can read more about what we are doing in this space on our Aboriginal health page, or follow the link below to search the services we fund.
South Eastern NSW has a high percentage of adults who consume alcohol at levels posing a long-term risk to health. We commission a number of services to support people with alcohol and other drug-related issues, prevent harm, and build capability in primary health care and our communities.
You can read more about what we are doing in this space on our Alcohol and other drugs page, or follow the link below to search the services we fund.
The prevention and management of chronic conditions is an important area of work for us. We commission activities that reduce lifestyle risk factors, enhance the management of chronic conditions, and increase the efficiency and effectiveness of medical services for patients at risk of poor outcomes.
You can read more about what we are doing in this space on our Chronic conditions page, or follow the link below to search the services we fund.
We are committed to improving health experiences and outcomes for older people, and those receiving palliative and end of life care. We commission services for people living with life-limiting illnesses, and which support end-of-life planning.
You can read more about what we are doing in this space on our Palliative and end of life care page, or follow the link below to search the services we fund.
There are high rates of mental and behavioural disorders, and psychological distress in our region, especially amongst Aboriginal people and people living in rural areas. We work with our communities, consumers and partner organisations to deliver targeted and integrated mental health care and support across the region.
We commission partners to deliver health-promoting and preventative mental health services, support GP capability, and provide care for people living with mental health issues.
You can read more about what we are doing in this space on our Mental health and suicide prevention page, or follow the link below to search the services we fund.
Our awareness campaigns
Awareness and education help us improve the health and wellbeing of our community. Browse our campaigns to help you connect with the support you need.
Living well with Dementia
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you, or someone close to you, is diagnosed with dementia. Support is available.
Stop the spread!
This winter is challenging with a combination of COVID-19 and respiratory conditions - particularly influenza. Find out how you can stop the flu in 2022.
Make the right call
Health issues aren't always between 9am and 5pm. Make the right call to get the right health care at night, on weekends and public holidays.
Become suicide aware
Learn how to recognise the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to Question, Persuade and Refer someone to help.
It's normal to have strong emotional and physical reactions after a significant event. There is no right or wrong way to feel.
Head to Health
If your mental health is suffering, now is the time to reach out, even if you’ve never felt like this or asked for help before.
Life doesn't go to plan
Mental health or drug and alcohol concerns can happen to anyone, however with the right support, things can improve.
Change my habits
Alcohol and other drug concerns can impact a person's behaviour, physical and mental health, self-esteem, relationships, home and work life.
My Health Record
My Health Record is an online summary of your key health information. You control what goes into your record and who can access it.
Help us improve the local health system
Insights and feedback help us improve community health and wellbeing. We've made a commitment to ask what works, and also what needs to change. You can make a difference to the delivery of health care in your community.