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Diabetes Expo 2017

February 1, 2017

Diabetes Expo 2017

Community Participation, Diabetes, Education, Health Literacy, Prevention

Thank you to for Diabetes Victoria for writing this guest post on the upcoming Diabetes Expo. Diabetes Victoria is the leading charity and peak consumer body working to reduce the impact of diabetes.             Connecting the diabetes community at Diabetes Expo 2017 Diabetes Victoria will be connecting the diabetes community […]

Bridging the Gap

November 8, 2016

Bridging the Gap

Community Participation, Education, Health Literacy, Parenting, Prevention

Thank you to Bridging the Gap for writing this guest post on their programs and professional development:   What is Bridging the Gap? Bridging the Gap is a partnership response to health and health care inequalities for families of refugee background. Women of refugee background are less likely to access and remain engaged in pregnancy […]

Werribee Mercy Hospital – Healthy Happy Beginnings

October 4, 2016

Werribee Mercy Hospital – Healthy Happy Beginnings

Community Participation, Education, Health Literacy, Parenting

Thank you to Werribee Mercy Hospital for writing this guest post on the Healthy Happy Beginnings program. Werribee Mercy Hospital is a general hospital providing surgical, medical, maternity, newborn, renal dialysis, emergency, mental health, rehabilitation, aged and palliative care services in the south west region of Melbourne.     People from refugee backgrounds often experience […]

Drop the Jargon

October 29, 2015

Drop the Jargon

Health Literacy

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Thank you to Renza Scibilia, who has agreed to share this post from her blog, Diabetogenic – Real Life with Diabetes.   Tomorrow is Drop the Jargon day here in Australia. According to the campaign website, the aim of the day is … for professionals in Australian health, community services and local government to challenge themselves to use […]