Yearly Archives: 2016

EACH's Youth‬ Technology Project in the media

Posted in News on May 24, 2016.

Mail News Group’s Ranges Trader Mail has covered the work of EACH’s ‪Youth‬ Technology Project. Read the article here.

Housing development to create independent living for disabled

Posted in News on May 23, 2016.

EACH Housing is expanding its network of community housing with a residential development designed for individuals with physical disabilities at Officer in Melbourne’s South East. EACH received a grant from the Federal Government through the Supported…

2016 Minister For Health Volunteer Awards

Posted in News on May 18, 2016.

We are proud to have our Chinese Peer Connection program recognised at the 2016 Minister for Health Volunteer Awards, winning Outstanding achievement by a ‪volunteer‬: improving public healthcare. The program supports members of the Chinese community…

Media Release - Youth Technology Project Supports Local Families

Posted in News on May 16, 2016.

EACH has launched a Youth Technology Project to help young people, families and service organisations manage issues associated with modern technology use and mental health. The Project aims to support young people and their families struggling…

Mental Health Program in the media

Posted in News on May 12, 2016.

Cranbourne Berwick News have featured a story on the work of EACH’s Supporting Kids in Primary School program (part of our ‪‎Mental Health‬ service) in Melbourne’s South East region. Read the article here.

Aboriginal Men's Health Check Day

Posted in News on May 5, 2016.

Last month EACH staff helped to put on a Men’s ‪‎Health‬ Check Day at Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place (MMIGP). A total of 12 men participated in the day, seen by EACH staff including a GP,…

EACH selected as lead agency of headspace Dandenong & Narre Warren

Posted in News on May 4, 2016.

We are extremely pleased and proud to announce that EACH has been selected as the lead agency to operate the headspace Dandenong and Narre Warren centres. EACH will now operate a total of four headspaces: Port Macquarie, Knox,…

EACH at Smoking Cessation Forum

Posted in News on April 22, 2016.

EACH’s Tobacco Free Clinic was invited to present at a Smoking Cessation Forum: High Priority Populations hosted by the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services in Melbourne on 21st April 2016. Around 200 service providers…

VICSERV Mental Health Conference

Posted in News on April 11, 2016.

VICSERV’s Conference Towards Recovery: hope, innovation, co-design 19-20 May 2016 Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre The Towards Recovery conference offers an exciting program that will centre on key concepts such as innovation; co-design; hope and recovery;…

Media Release: EACH Welcomes Royal Commission Report into Family Violence

Posted in News on April 8, 2016.

EACH CEO, Peter Ruzyla, on behalf of the employees and Board, welcomed the Royal Commission report into Family Violence which was presented to the Victorian Government on 29 March 2016. EACH firmly believes in the principles…

Interested in the human rights of people seeking asylum and refugees?

Posted in News on April 5, 2016.

EACH’s Health Promotion Team are excited to introduce the creation of our EACH Refugee & Asylum Seeker Action Group (ERAAG). The Group recently held an introductory professional development session entitled – Changing the Conversation. It was…

EACH at Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2016!

Posted in News on March 24, 2016.

EACH is proud to be returning as a presenting partner at Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2016. This year we are presenting the film Margarita with a Straw.  The film will be shown on Saturday 9th of…

Smiles 4 Miles in the media

Posted in News on March 22, 2016.

Work on improving oral ‪‎health for some of our youngest community members has been mentioned in this week’s Free Press Leader. The Smiles-4-Miles program is developed by Dental Health Services Victoria and implemented by EACH in…

New Horizons AGM

Posted in News on March 17, 2016.

It was fantastic having Tony Clark, Labor for Deakin and Jacqui Ward from the Self Advocacy Resource Unit speak at our New Horizons AGM yesterday. New Horizons is a self-advocacy and mutual support group for adults with…

Reconnexion service in the media

Posted in News on March 15, 2016.

EACH’s Reconnexion service which supports people experiencing anxiety, stress, depression and benzodiazepine (tranquillisers & sleeping pills) dependency, has featured in The New Daily. The article looks at the danger of tranquillisers and how to stay safe…

Health Promoting Workplaces Awarded

Posted in News on March 11, 2016.

Congratulations to four workplaces in Knox who were recognised as Health Promoting Workplaces at a recent Healthy Together Knox Workplace Workshop, for meeting state-wide evidenced based benchmarks for chosen health areas of the Healthy Together Victoria…

Dreaming on the Edge Retreat 2016

Posted in News on March 8, 2016.

Event: Dreaming on the Edge Retreat 2016 When: 16th -18th March 2016 2016 Where: Candlebark Farm – 531 Healesville-Koo Wee Rup Road Healesville VIC 3777 The Dreaming on the Edge Retreat aims to build unity, motivation and…

Media Release: Services awarded for improving oral health of kids

Posted in News on March 2, 2016.

Seventeen Early Childhood Services in the Outer East region of Melbourne have received a Smiles 4 Miles award recently, recognising their work on improving the oral health of some of our youngest community members. Smiles 4…