Healthy Together Mildura

SCHS takes a holistic approach to the needs of clients and the community with an emphasis on continuous quality improvement and excellence in service delivery based on the principles of collaborative primary care.

Healthy Together Mildura

Current initiatives

  • Helping early years services, schools and workplaces to become health promoting settings through the Victorian Government’s Achievement Program
  • Promoting accessible healthy food through our Healthy Catering Handbook, Healthy Butchers Initiative and Healthy BBQ Kit
  • Creating local networks and supporting school canteens, pool kiosks and long day care services to increase the numbers of healthy menu options
  • Promoting oral health in early years services through implementing the Smiles 4 Miles program in partnership with the SCHS Dental Program
  • Increasing physical activity levels in the community through our annual 10,000 Steps Challenge and working with schools to embed active transport as part of every day practice
  • Working with local primary and secondary schools to support the implementation of school breakfast programs through the Mildura Region School Breakfast Partnership

 

Eligibility

Healthy Together Mildura covers the entire Mildura Rural City Council municipality, including outlying areas such as Lake Cullulleraine, Ouyen and Murrayville.

 

For further information please visit the Healthy Together website or Facebook page.

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