From the Executive Officer’s Desk: October 2108

04.10.2018 News

September was annual reporting month for the IEPCP, and a time to reflect on the year’s significant achievements. It has been such a privilege to be able to support so many partnership activities, whether it be in planning, evaluation, facilitation and secretariat for leadership groups and networks, capacity building, steering funded projects, service coordination, and […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: September 2018

10.09.2018 News

Academic engagement August at the IEPCP has had a strong academic focus. We began by meeting with Dr Lena Gan, Program Director of the Master of Ageing at the University of Melbourne School of Population & Global Health to discuss how we might strengthen our partnership with the University around Ageing. Some may remember Dr […]

Link Health & Community are recruiting two roles!! – Health Promotion Officer and Grants Officer

14.08.2018 News

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IEPCP August E-Bulletin 2018

13.08.2018 e-Bulletin, News

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: August 2018

02.08.2018 News

July is always a busy and exciting month, finalising the end of the financial year and planning preparation for the next. A highlight of last month was the inaugural meeting of the Social Inclusion Community of Practice, which brought together Community Health, Local Government and IEPCP staff from across the catchment to discuss the challenges […]

Sexual Health Literacy Survey

31.07.2018 News

The Eastern Metro Region’s Sexual Health Literacy Working Group wants to hear from community workers in the EMR. The working group consists of Women’s Health East, Family Planning Victoria, Access Health and Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health. This reference group seeks to address sexual and reproductive health issues relevant to the East Metropolitan Region (EMR) […]

Safeguarding Capabilities in Preventing Child Sexual Abuse (SCIPCSA) – Developing a valid measuring tool

31.07.2018 News

The Institute of Child Protection Studies (ICPS) at Australian Catholic University is developing a safeguarding capabilities survey which can be used by researchers and organisations alike to  gain a better understanding of staff and volunteers’ knowledge, self-efficacy, attitudes and awareness of policies and procedures regarding child sexual abuse and its prevention. To take part, participants […]

VicHealth Awards 2018 apply now

12.07.2018 News

The VicHealth Awards is the perfect platform to showcase your great work in keeping people healthy, and share your ideas to inspire others in Victoria to do the same. Local Alcohol Network: If you are doing work to prevent alcohol harm, I encourage you to submit a nomination at the above link.

Increasing emergency resilience for vulnerable Victorians program

05.07.2018 News

DHHS has reviewed its Vulnerable People in Emergencies Policy and is in the process of developing a new Increasing emergency resilience for vulnerable Victorians program. The Increasing emergency resilience for vulnerable Victorians program is a strategic policy framework is intended to maximise the safety, health and wellbeing of vulnerable Victorians during and after emergencies through […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: July 2018

05.07.2018 News

As I reflect on the activity over the month of June, I am again reminded of the diversity of areas the IEPCP both leads and provides input to, over our eight strategic Health and Wellbeing Priorities: Preventing Violence Against Women/Gender Equity; Healthy Eating; Alcohol Harm minimisation; Co-design/Community engagement; Healthy Ageing; Social Inclusion/Mental health; and building […]

Resources shared by TACSI at Codesign May 2018 Forum

27.06.2018 News

Co-design is both a method and a mindset, underpinned by the belief that people are experts in their own lives. During our recent training, we explored how co-design can provide opportunities for people to play an active role in the decisions that shape their lives, dramatically increasing the chances of solutions having deeper resonance and […]

Healesville Indigenous Community Services Association are recruiting: Program Manager

21.06.2018 News

The Program Manager will work closely with the Program Staff, Contractors, Volunteers and HICSA administrative staff and other service providers to expand a culturally appropriate, integrated and locally based model for the delivery of health, education and employment services. See Position Description for more information.

IEPCP are recruiting: Access & Inclusion Coordinator

01.06.2018 News

Access and Inclusion Coordinator IEPCP • 0.6 EFT (Part time) • Fixed Term 12 months to 30 June 2019 Inner East Primary Care Partnership is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, it reports to a Board comprised of leadership representatives from partner organisations. As the IEPCP is an unincorporated body Carrington Health […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: June 2018

31.05.2018 News

Inner East PCP Board elections for the next four year term have been held, with Kevin Feeney being re-elected as Chair, and all other members renominating – Ronda Jacobs CEO of Carrington Health, Adam McLeod CEO Outcome Health, Peter Warden Regional Manager Eastern at Neami National, Viv Cunningham-Smith CEO Eastern Volunteers, and Leah Anderson South […]

Women’s Health East is recruiting

15.05.2018 News

Women’s Health East are recruiting for a Together for Equality & Respect Manager. This is your opportunity to take a leadership role in the prevention of violence against women in a dynamic feminist organisation. 30 hours per week – long term contract, salary based on skills & experience, generous salary packaging. The Together for Equality […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: May 2018

08.05.2018 News

As Tracey Blythe takes a well-earned holiday, the IEPCP team provide a wrap up of activities over the past month and plans for May and June. The IEPCP is excited to welcome Clota Cottage Neighbourhood House to the partnership. Plus, you can discover more about other new partners in our Coffee with interviews. This month […]

International Women’s Day Celebration and Recognition

09.04.2018 News

On the 8th of March, Inner East PCP celebrated International Women’s Day at the annual Women in Rotary breakfast in Box Hill with key local women leaders. IEPCP organised a table for this event to recognise women from the partnership who are active in the catchment. The women were selected by their peers based on […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: April 2018

09.04.2018 News

This month I report on lots of new activity at the IEPCP. To begin, we welcome a new Executive Committee member Viv Cunningham-Smith, CEO of Eastern Volunteers. Viv brings extensive knowledge to the IEPCP Executive and has had thirty years’ experience in the primary health, early years, child and family and community sectors in NSW […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: March 2018

19.03.2018 News

February-March has been an exciting time of high energy among partners, with many in the action planning phase, collaborating across the catchment and region. The IEPCP have been providing backbone support to the Community Health Integrated Health Promotion action planning focussing on social inclusion, and actively looking for opportunities to partner with local governments. We […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: February 2018

05.02.2018 News

Following the successful December launch of the IEPCP Strategic Plan 2017-2012, January has been a great time to focus on the coming year. We are now developing our operational plan, and incorporating valuable partner feedback on how to measure our effectiveness through an evaluation framework. Our website will shortly be updated by our web developer, […]

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri people and other peoples of the Kulin nation as the traditional owners of the land on which our work in the community takes place. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.

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