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Strong fathers strong families program creating healthy role models

20 November 2013

The community of Yolngu, in the Northern Territory, is successfully taking part in a program to assist young fathers to be healthy role models and active participants in the lives of their children and families.
 

Cyclists promote healthy lifestyle in Indigenous communities

28 October 2013

The Illawarra Koori Men's Support Group in Victoria have organised the second annual Tour da Country to promote healthy lifestyles in Indigenous communities.
 

NACCHO Blueprint 2013-2030 news – AMA supports important initiatives to improve the health of Aboriginal males

19 August 2013

AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, said today that the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO) Blueprint - Male healthy futures for generational change - contains important initiatives to improve the health of Aboriginal men.
 

New ABA projects announced for the Northern Territory

30 July 2013

There are 35 new projects that will receive funding totaling more than $10.2 million from the Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA).
 

New clinical web resource helping health practitioners to reduce Indigenous chronic disease

26 June 2013

The Minister for Indigenous Health, the Hon Warren Snowden MP, has today launched the Australian Indigenous ClinicallnfoNet - an innovative web resource designed to assist primary health care workers in the prevention and management of chronic disease among Indigenous people.
 

WA HealthInfoNet post-workshop survey - we need your feedback

24 June 2013

If you have participated in a HealthInfoNet workshop in WA we need your feedback - please take a few minutes to complete this survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Western-Australian-health-workers-survey This survey seeks to find out about the use of our website by workshop participants.
 

PhD scholarship available in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander male health

19 June 2013

A scholarship from Andrology Australia is available to an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student to undertake full-time research towards a PhD degree with a focus on health service access and primary health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males.
 

Men's health week news: men's sheds benefit from grants

12 June 2013

Minister for Indigenous Health Warren Snowdon announced yesterday that 51 more Men's sheds in communities across Australia will receive funding to upgrade their facilities or buy new equipment and tools.
 

Summit in Central Australia to unite bush voices for change

13 May 2013

A summit in Central Australia, will bring Aboriginal people together to identify positive solutions to local problems faced in their home communities and the wider community of Alice Springs.
 

Free HealthInfoNet workshops in Albany, WA - 11-13 March 2013

20 February 2013

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet will be in Albany, Western Australia delivering free workshops from the 11th - 13th March 2013.
 

HealthInfoNet workshops in the South West of WA - Bunbury and Busselton

24 January 2013

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet will be in the South West of WA delivering free workshops from the 11th - 15th February 2013.
 

Western Australian Aboriginal community innovation grant recipients announced

22 October 2012

A total of $132,000 was recently awarded in funding towards innovative Indigenous health projects in Western Australia (WA).
 

HealthInfoNet workshops coming to the Gascoyne/Midwest in November

20 September 2012

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet workshops are coming to the Gascoyne/Midwest region in November.
 

HealthInfoNet workshops in the Pilbara (now including Newman)

4 September 2012

The HealthInfoNet will be in the Pilbara next week delivering free workshops from September 10th to the 17th.
 

HealthInfoNet workshops in the Pilbara

27 August 2012

There are still places available to participate in upcoming Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet (AIH) workshops in the Pillbara region of Western Australia (WA).
 

HealthInfoNet workshops in the Kimberley

31 July 2012

The HealthInfoNet will be in the Kimberley next week delivering free workshops from August 6th to the 17th.
 

Grants available to fund innovative health programs for Indigenous Western Australians

10 May 2012

The Aboriginal Health Division of the Western Australian (WA) Department of Health is working in partnership with Indigenous communities and health service providers to ensure Indigenous people receive culturally appropriate health care.
 

Review of Indigenous male health

24 January 2011

The Review of Indigenous male health is a substantial update and expansion on the previous review and can be accessed on the Indigenous men's health webpage.
 

Launch of Australia's first National Male Health Policy

6 May 2010

The first National Male Health Policy has been developed through extensive consultation with health services, health professionals, and men themselves in 26 public forums attended by 1,300 people.
 

Men's health web resource awarded a three-gecko rating

3 December 2009

The HealthInfoNet has adopted a gecko rating system - based on its logo - because of the variability in its coverage of health and related topics of importance to Indigenous health.
 
 
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