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Health Promotion at Great Ryrie Primary School

Posted in News on June 20, 2019.

Great Ryrie Primary School recently hosted a Health & Wellbeing Parent Information Session and invited our Oral Health and Health Promotion teams to attend and chat to parents about oral health, healthy eating and also gender…

Gender equality learning through books - Early Years Network

Posted in News on June 7, 2019.

The Royal Commission into Family Violence identified the critical role that early childhood education has in creating a culture of respect to change the story of family violence for future generations. With this insight in mind,…

Health Promotion at Holy Trinity Primary School

Posted in News on June 6, 2019.

Holy Trinity Primary School has been working hard to encourage and support the health and wellbeing of their students. The school is currently working on meeting their state-wide benchmark for Healthy Eating and Oral Health as…

Boost Reproductive Health Services for Women in the Eastern Region

Posted in News on May 15, 2019.

EACH is pleased to announce that we have received funding from Victoria’s Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to expand our Well Women’s Clinic as part of a boost to sexual and reproductive health services….

Teens and Screens: Digital Fix

Posted in News on May 6, 2019.

We don’t know where technology is heading…. What we do know is that it is not going away, nor do we want it to. Technology often short changes us. We ‘communicate’ instead of having conversations. Adults…

Psychosocial support for mental health consumers

Posted in News on May 1, 2019.

People in the eastern region in need of psychosocial support are set to benefit from a new partnership between Eastern Health and EACH. Funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services, the Early Intervention…

BWAHS is officially independent

Posted in News on March 28, 2019.

Boorndawan Willam Aboriginal Healing Service (BWAHS) are proud to announce that as of March 25th 2019 the organisation is officially an independent, Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation (ACCO). BWAHS is an Aboriginal Healing service that has a…

Finding Our Place: Compelling accounts - Refugee and migrant resettlement in Australia

Posted in News on February 26, 2019.

A Thirst for Stories: A Reflection on Finding Our Place Swinburne University recently launched Finding Our Place: compelling accounts of refugee and migrant resettlement in Australia, a publication written by Susan Powell, a member of EACH’s…

Life! - Diabetes Prevention Group

Posted in News on February 21, 2019.

Prevent Type 2 Diabetes with Life! Life! is a FREE group program for eligible people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, which is developed by Diabetes Victoria and includes: A one-on-one introductory session and four…

10 Year Anniversary of the 2009 Victorian Bushfires

Posted in News on January 10, 2019.

It is almost ten years since Victorians lived through the worst heatwave and bushfires in our nation’s history. As the anniversary of the 2009 Victorian bushfires approaches, many people who were affected directly or indirectly may…

A new year, a new you - 100 Day Challenge.

Posted in News on January 1, 2019.

Want to change your relationship with gambling? Sign up to the 100 Day Challenge to start the year off in the way you mean to go on, whether that means a short break from gambling, reducing…

Creating Safe Environments - Early Years Network Workshop

Posted in News on November 16, 2018.

With unintentional injuries being one of the leading causes of death and hospitalisation for Australian children, Kidsafe Victoria were invited by our Health Promotion Team to present at the latest Early Years Network event: Creating Safe…

‘Beyond Sparkles and Superheroes’ Children’s Book Launch

Posted in News on November 9, 2018.

Early Childhood Services, families and the wider community were invited to attend the ‘Beyond Sparkles and Superheroes’ children’s book launch that promoted picture books for children 0-6 years providing a rich source of material for both…

EACH at Victorian Healthcare Association Awards

Posted in News on October 19, 2018.

EACH staff had a fantastic time at the Victorian Healthcare Association Awards, with the Wild program being a finalists in the category of Patient Engagement. Congratulations to Western Health for winning the awards, and while we…

Gambling Harm Awareness Week

Posted in News on October 9, 2018.

Our Gambler’s Help Eastern team had a very hectic schedule during one of the most important weeks of the year to raise awareness of Gambling Harm in the community. The team are attended/held 16 events during this…

Prevent type 2 diabetes with Life!

Posted in News on September 13, 2018.

Prevent type 2 diabetes with Life! Life! is a FREE group program for eligible people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes, developed by Diabetes Victoria: The Life! group course involves a one-on-one introductory session and…

Hungry4Success Café & Catering Service

Posted in News on August 1, 2018.

Hungry4Success is a social enterprise run by EACH that consists of a Café and our catering service at Maroondah Federation Estate. As a multi-faceted hospitality program, it provides young people with individual support, pre-accredited and accredited training, hands-on…

Dental Health Week Events at EACH

Posted in News on July 31, 2018.

As part of Dental Health Week (6th-12th August), we are hosting two events held at our Ferntree Gully centre: Master Chef Celebrity Cook-off What we eat and drink affects our oral health. As part of Dental Health Week,…