News

Women’s Health East Vacancy

20.06.2017 News

Women’s Health East are looking for a project coordinator to fulfil the role funded by their successful Community Partnerships for Primary Prevention grant application. Further information is available from the WHE website  Closing date for applications: 22nd June  

IEPCP June E-Bulletin 2017

19.06.2017 e-Bulletin, News

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: June 2017

08.06.2017 News

The Well The EMR PCPs are working hard to continue the development of The Well website – a collaborative venture between Outer and Inner East Primary Care Partnerships.  Recent work has included contracting of a new website developer and development of online links between the priorities “portals” on the site and the Victorian Government Outcomes Framework. […]

Coffee with…Klaudia Lozo, Louise Multicultural Community Centre

08.06.2017 Coffee With, News

   Describe your work/role at Louise Multicultural Community Centre The Louise Multicultural Community Centre (LMCC) works with migrants and refugees living in Australia by encouraging and assisting them to practice, enjoy and share their own culture and to fully participate in public and civic life. LMCC offers programs and activities, of which the core are […]

IEPCP May E-Bulletin 2017

02.05.2017 e-Bulletin

IEPCP April E-bulletin 2017

02.05.2017 e-Bulletin

Coffee with…Michelle Hollingworth, Acting Manager Population Health and Planning, DHHS

02.05.2017 Coffee With

Describe your work/role at the East Division Department of Health & Human Services? I am currently acting manager of Population Health and Planning whilst Iain Butterworth is holidaying in Japan but my substantive role is as Senior Program Adviser – Active and Healthy Ageing (AHAA). This is a new role which commenced last year. There […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: May 2017

02.05.2017 News

I’m sure you are all aware of the huge changes going on at DHHS and within the service sector, with many reforms planned or in train. In order to ensure PCPs continue to provide appropriate support to our member agencies, we have been re-thinking our role.  VicPCP – the coordinating body for all Primary Care […]

Family violence workforce census

18.04.2017 News

Victoria’s first family violence workforce census gives workers the opportunity to have a voice on the key issues affecting them and to shape the 10-year Family Violence Industry Plan

Coffee with… Tracey Blythe, Prevention Coordinator, Inner East PCP

11.04.2017 Coffee With

Hi Tracey! Welcome to the Inner East PCP. Can you describe your work as Prevention Coordinator? As the Inner East PCP Prevention Coordinator I’m responsible for leading, co-ordinating, facilitating, and contributing to a broad range of prevention strategies across the sub-region and region as well as facilitating working groups to progress specific IEPCP and member generated initiatives. […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: April 2017

10.04.2017 News

This week I was fortunate to be able to attend the World Congress on Public Health. The presentations from the keynote speakers were both sobering and inspiring. Some key messages from the morning’s presentations were about international trends and their impact on health – the increasing disparity between rich and poor, and a growing political […]

Opening Doors Community Leadership Program: Applications invited

10.04.2017 News

Alex Mills, Opening Doors Coordinator, is thrilled to report that applications for the 2017 Opening Doors Community Leadership Program are now open! This year Opening Doors celebrates 9 years of making a real difference in local communities. Alex would be delighted to hear from anyone who is interested in applying for the 2017 Program. Applications will […]

IEPCP March E-bulletin 2017

17.03.2017 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: March 2017

17.03.2017 News

This month it has been great to welcome two new project staff to our team. Samina Alam and Sarah Italiano have joined the team on a short term basis to help with a range of project work. We are also looking forward to having our new Prevention Coordinator Tracey Blythe on board. Tracey starts on […]

IEPCP February E-bulletin 2017

09.03.2017 e-Bulletin

Coffee with… Jessica Bishop, Manager, Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne)

03.03.2017 Coffee With

Jessica, you’ve just taken on the role of Manager with MIC. Can you describe your work? The Migrant Information Centre (Eastern Melbourne) (MIC) works with people from refugee and migrant backgrounds who live in the eastern region of Melbourne to help them settle into life in Australia. The MIC also assists people who have a […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk, February 2017

10.02.2017 News

Welcome to our first IEPCP E-bulletin update for 2017. As most of you will be aware, ‘tis the season for planning and we have undertaken a range of work to support you. We are very pleased to advise that the full report of the Health and Wellbeing Needs of Older People Living in the Eastern Region […]

New grants to help prevent gambling harm in the community

07.02.2017 News

We are pleased to announce that applications for the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation’s Prevention Partnership Program 2017-19 are now open. New grants totalling $4 million over two years from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2019 will help to prevent and reduce gambling related harm within local communities across Victoria. Applications for grants are welcome […]

Coffee with… Karen Conte, Consortium Manager, EMR Palliative Care Consortium

31.01.2017 Coffee With

Describe your work/role at the EMR Palliative Care Consortium? As the Consortium Manager I am responsible for bringing together the members of the consortium to discuss and plan for all things palliative care across the EMR. Our members include Eastern Health, Eastern Palliative Care and St Vincent’s Health and our Associate members are RDNS, Eastern […]

IEPCP December E-Bulletin 2016

31.01.2017 e-Bulletin
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.