Queanbeyan, Canberra and Bega Valley headspace seek lead agency
South Eastern NSW Primary Health Network in partnership with ACT Primary Health Network has released a request for proposal to appoint lead agencies to roll out the youth mental health initiative headspace in the Queanbeyan, Canberra and Bega Valley regions.
Fully funded short courses are now available for your medical practice
UNE Partnerships has created a number of short courses for people currently working in a medical practice.
Australia’s new digital mental health gateway, Head to Health, is now live
Head to Health connects people to trusted online and phone mental health services appropriate for their individual needs.
Free Chronic Pain Management Program in Eurobodalla: Referrals now open
COORDINARE, in conjunction with the NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation, is funding community service providers to offer small group education programs targeting patients suffering low to moderate chronic pain.
Aboriginal health is everyone’s business
COORDINARE recently joined the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD), local Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services, and the University of Wollongong in committing to work together to bring about positive changes to Close the Gap on health inequalities for our Aboriginal communities.
RACGP Report: Seeing your regular GP critical to the health of the nation
The first comprehensive snapshot of general practice in Australia confirms that 75% of people have a preferred or regular GP.
Position statement - Marriage equality
COORDINARE – South Eastern NSW PHN seeks to promote resilient communities as a key part of our vision.
COORDINARE firmly believes in the right of all people to experience their lives and relationships fully and without discrimination.
New approach to suicide prevention launched
The Illawarra Shoalhaven Suicide Prevention Collaborative officially launched the Black Dog Institute’s LifeSpan trial in the Illawarra Shoalhaven on Thursday 14 September. LifeSpan is a new evidence-based, integrated approach to suicide prevention. It combines nine strategies that have strong evidence for suicide prevention into one community-led approach.
Free NDIS training for allied health professionals
Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA) is offering an Introduction to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) course for allied health professionals.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Regular two-yearly mammographic breast cancer screening remains the most proven method of detecting breast cancer in its early stages. The earlier breast cancer is found, the better the chance of survival.