Diabetes Western Australia (WA) are pleased to announce applications are now open for small grants of between $500 and $3,000 for WA schools, youth centres, community groups or organisations to implement innovative diabetes prevention programs. P
Diabetes death rate rises in Indigenous communities.
Indigenous West Australians (WA) are now more than 10 times more likely to die due to diabetes than their non-Indigenous counterparts, according to new figures
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Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Hi WAIHPN mob members,
Here is an update from the WA
state web resource on the Australian Indigenous
HealthInfoNet on behalf of the Aboriginal Maternity Support Services
Unit (AMSSU) who recently advertised expressions of interest for participation
in the consultation with maternal and child health service providers in WA who
work with Aboriginal women and their families.
The consultation has presently been deferred until further notice and
interested participants are kindly asked to hold their enquiries until the a
new expressions of interest date has been confirmation.
CLINIC RECEPTIONIST, (part time, based in Tweed Heads)
opportunity exists at North Coast NSW Medicare Local for a Clinic
Receptionist based at Bugalwena General Practice in Tweed Heads.
Bugalwena General Practice provides health services targeted at
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families.
The position is part-time, 16 hours per week for Thursdays and Fridays. It is a maternity leave replacement for up to 7 months.
To apply, go to www.ncml.org.au
(About US – Working at NCML) and complete the NCML Employment
Application Form addressing the selection criteria outlined in the
NCML is an Equal Opportunities Employer and encourages indigenous Australians to apply for this position.
For further information contact Lyn Henderson, Acting Practice Manager, on 07 5513 1322 .
Applications close at 5:00pm on Monday 18 March 2013 .
Looking forward to finishing off, writing a submission about a resource book with an aboriginal contemporary story to promote culturally appropriate health & hygiene issues. "5 crow brothers learn to play the didgeridoo" but there is only one didge ad they cannot share it without cleaning it properly first etc...
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Diabetes Queensland will be holding a Health Worker training workshop in Innisfail, Queensland in February 2015.
Date: Wednesday 11 February
Venue: Mamu Health Services Limited
10 Ernest Street, Innisfail Queensland
For more information contact:
These are free practical skills workshop for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people with chronic disease.
The Good health workshops run for 2 1/2 hours each week over six weeks.
During the 6-week course the Leaders use the Living a healthy ...
With the rise in diabetes and the increasing complexity of management, Diabetes Australia Vic are offering a range of workshops for health professionals.
For more information and workshop topics and locations go to: http://www.diabetesvic.org.au/health...
DAA Victoria diabetes and heart health update day for 2015 will be held in March.
This popular full day event provides an opportunity to update knowledge in the exciting areas of:
• managing concurrent FODMAPs and diabetes diets
• practical applicati...
EXPOsing diabetes is a one-day educational event which brings together local health professionals to provide education sessions to people with diabetes.
The Gold Coast event is for people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and will cover topics such as: