HealthWest Resources

Summary of resources from recent and current HealthWest projects.

We welcome feedback on any of these resources. Please email

Workforce Mutuality Toolkit

The Workforce Mutuality Toolkit consists of three documents designed to be used together.  These documents provide guidance on how organisations can build workforces that reflect the diversity of the community.

More info: Workforce Mutuality Project


Evaluation Capacity Health Check

This tool helps organisations, teams and partnerships to know if they have what they need in place to evaluate their work and know if their work is making a difference.

More info: Prevention Taskforce


Working Together with Men: How to create male allies for gender equity in your community

A resource is for people interested in creating projects that work with men to prevent violence against women in their communities.

More info: Working Together with Men, Project Momentum

The Importance of Social Inclusion – Animation

An animation to help with social inclusion messaging. What is it? Why is it important? How does it impact health?

Use this animation when you’re working with different stakeholders, community members or even within your own organisation.

Also available are shorter versions, highlighting the importance of social inclusion because of Gender Inequality and Discrimination.

More info: Prevention Taskforce

Meaningful Engagement for Social Inclusion: A Practice Guide

A guide to help organisations create or improve their social inclusion work

More info: Prevention Taskforce

Make it Easy: A Handbook for Becoming a Health Literate Organisation

A handbook designed to support organisations to become health literate

More info: Health Literacy


Identifying and responding to family violence resources

Resources to support organisations to provide a more streamlined and coordinated service system response to family violence

Identifying and responding to family violence resources
More info: Identifying and Responding to Family Violence Project

Community Participation Resources

Community Participation Resources

How to Start a Community Project in 10 Steps

An animation clip to help individuals or groups go from idea to action

More info: Community Leadership Animation Clip

VIC PCP Online Health Literacy Course

This online course is designed to increase staff knowledge and skills in health literacy responsiveness

Online Health Literacy Course

More info: VIC PCP Online Health Literacy Course

Health Literacy 2018 Online Showcase 

Health Literacy Online Showcase 2018

Resources for Communicating Clearly

(External link to Inner North West PCP’s website)

Resources for communicating clearly

Diabetes Out West Website

Online diabetes information in English and Vietnamese for people living in Melbourne’s west

Diabetes Out West

Sustainability Toolkit

A toolkit to evaluate the sustainability of future project actions and effects