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2018 Inner East PCP Partnership Evaluation

06.12.2018 News

In 2017 the IEPCP developed a new Strategic Plan 2017 – 2021 in consultation with our partners across the inner east region of Melbourne. We are now evaluating the first year of our work under that plan. It is important to us that your insights and experience help us identify the strengths as well as […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: December 2018

06.12.2018 News

November’s highlights have included the opportunity to attend many partner AGMs and hear about their great work both regionally and locally. • Eastern Community Legal Centre hosted Keynote Speaker, The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission. Dr Patterson is a dynamic advocate on issues for older people, particularly elder […]

VicPCP are recruiting

06.12.2018 News

The Director Strategy and Development role supports the PCP Leadership Executive, PCP Chairs and Executive Officers (EOs) to enhance the position of the PCPs as the platform for collaborative partnerships for health and human services in Victoria and to drive advocacy strategies to ensure that PCPs increase their collective profile as leaders in partnership work. […]

Strengthening Volunteering in the East

29.11.2018 News

The report is a retrospective summary of the work that the Inner East Primary Care Partnership (IEPCP) has done over the past 3 years in relation to understanding the volunteer sector and the work of the sector in the Eastern Metropolitan Region (EMR). The report was developed as a way to provide a historical reference […]

Coffee With… Sue Carlile, CEO, Family Access Network

28.11.2018 Coffee With

Describe the work of Family Access Network Family Access Network (FAN) was established in 1981, based in Box Hill providing services across the Eastern Region for young people, young families and accompanying children, and across the state of Victoria for LGBTI young people, experiencing or at risk of homelessness. We do this through a range […]

Positions Vacant at Eastern Volunteers

27.11.2018 News

Two new and exciting projects Eastern Volunteers will commence in January. One is for a regional volunteer training and mentoring program which covers Boroondara to Mansfield and has 4 tiers of training aimed to meet needs of all levels of volunteer manager experience. The other is the Your Volunteering  Website aimed at agencies using volunteers […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: November 2018

08.11.2018 News

Partnership activity October is the time when there are a flurry of AGMs happening in the region, which is a wonderful opportunity to hear about the extensive achievements of partner organisations and staff in the community. I was privileged to be able to attend my first Family Access Network AGM, where I listened to emotional […]

Coffee with… new faces at the Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC)

05.11.2018 Coffee With

Coffee with… Chris Walsh, Director Partnerships and Community Development Describe your work/role at Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC). I have recently joined ECLC as Director, Partnerships and Community Development based in Box Hill, working across the 6 local government areas in the East and spreading my time at our Box Hill, Boronia and Healesville and […]

IEPCP October E-Bulletin 2018

04.10.2018 e-Bulletin

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 […]

Coffee with….Mandy Taylor, Director of Clinical Services, Cairnmillar Institute

03.10.2018 Coffee With

I am the Director of Clinical Services at Cairnmillar Institute. Cairnmillar is a not-for-profit charity organisation, established in 1961 by Professor Francis McNab. It is now under the leadership of Professor Kathryn von Treuer and has evolved into a highly regarded teaching institute offering short courses and higher education programs. One of the key things […]

IEPCP September E-Bulletin 2018

10.09.2018 e-Bulletin

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 […]

Coffee with….Sue Dunn, Manager, Clota Cottage Neighbourhood House

15.08.2018 Coffee With

          Describe your work at Clota Cottage Neighbourhood House? I manage a small community house in Box Hill (one of ten in Whitehorse). We offer child care, and training courses for people wishing to improve their skills or employment chances. Our biggest program is our Social Activity group. As part of […]

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 […]

Coffee with…Nicole Preston, Access & Inclusion Coordinator, Inner East PCP

31.07.2018 Coffee With

Describe your work/role at IEPCP? Primarily, the focus of my role over the next 12 months will be supporting partners in the volunteering sector. We will be looking at how we can coordinate and draw upon the work being done within this sector to really strengthen the diversity and inclusion outcomes within our communities. I […]

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 […]

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