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IEPCP Physical Activities for the Over Sixties Forum

11.06.2019 News

Description The Inner East Primary Care Partnership together with the Eastern Region Local Government Healthy Ageing Network is pleased to offer a half-day forum for Eastern Metropolitan Region physical activity providers to motivate and support the over 60’s to be more active. We know that many people over 60 years are not reaching their recommended […]

Coffee With… Jacinda Erich, Health Promotion Officer at Link Health & Community

11.06.2019 Coffee With

Describe your work/role at Link Health & Community? My role at Link as Health Promotion Officer focuses on gender equity and prevention of violence against women. This involves working closely with other stakeholders to reduce violence against women by working with community, to build their knowledge and capacity so that they too can be agents […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: June 2019

11.06.2019 News

I have so enjoyed making the most of the mild autumn weather, getting out to meet with partners and attend local events throughout May. I was very privileged to attend a presentation at the Box Hill library from Nyadol Nyuon – a Melbourne based commercial lawyer and passionate community advocate. Nyadol champions issues concerning human […]

IEPCP May E-bulletin 2019

16.05.2019 e-Bulletin

Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

16.05.2019 News

Submissions are now open The Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System is now accepting submissions. Whether living with mental illness, caring for a loved one, working in the sector or just have a general interest in mental health – the Commission wants to hear views and ideas for change. If you want to attach […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: May 2019

16.05.2019 News

Reflecting on the short month of April, sprinkled with public holidays, leave and some amazing autumnal weather, I enjoyed getting out and attending some external events of relevance in the sector. The Community Services Industry Symposium was a great opportunity to hear from State Government and sector leaders on the Community Services Industry Plan. VCOSS […]

Safe & Together™ Model Overview Training

15.05.2019 News

Coffee with…Wina Kung, General Manager Home Care Services, mecwacare

15.04.2019 Coffee With

Describe your work/role at mecwacare: mecwacare has provided care and services to the community since 1959, offering residential, community and in-home support to the aged and people with disability. We support clients through all stages of their life journey by providing high-quality care, services and respectful advice. We also assist clients to remain independent, provide […]

Thought Leadership Roadshow – Centre for Evaluation Innovation – Melbourne

11.04.2019 News

Make your data work for you! Learn how to make the most of your organisation’s data and maximise effectiveness at our next Philanthropy Australia National Thought Leadership Roadshow. This year we are proud to present world leading experts on data evaluation, Julia Coffman and Tanya Beer of Washington D.C’s Center for Evaluation Innovation (CEI). The […]

“DUAL DISABILITY & NDIS”

11.04.2019 News

Join us for an informative discussion and question time on Dual Disability and NDIS presented by a panel of experts in the sector. Panellists: Sylvia Page- Senior Project Officer-Intensive Support Team- DHHS Daniel Rose- Senior Project Officer – Intensive Support Team – DHHS Kerrie Handcock- Principal Practice Leader-Vic Office of Professional Practice Teresa Mc Clelland- […]

IEPCP April E-Bulletin 2019

04.04.2019 e-Bulletin

IEPCP March E-Bulletin 2019

04.04.2019 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: April 2019

04.04.2019 News

March was a month packed full of events across the region, with inspirational speakers and information, and raising of awareness of key health issues and actions. The Eastern Elder Abuse Network (EEAN), led by Eastern Community Legal Centre, hosted an event with keynote speaker Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians and Ambassador for Elder Abuse […]

Regional Training and Mentoring Project

03.04.2019 News

We’re excited to announce the updated schedule for Eastern Volunteer’s ‘Regional Training and Mentoring Project’ now running in April and May! Please get on board with this state-government funded project and feel free to distribute this to your network so that they can benefit from these heavily subsidised training; suitable for anyone who coordinates or […]

Coffee with…Steph Ashby, Primary Prevention Coordinator, IEPCP

02.04.2019 Coffee With

Can you tell us a little about the work you have been doing before joining the team at IEPCP? I was working at City of Casey as a senior health planner. I loved the role but it was a short term maternity leave position. After 6 years travelling to work in various roles across Pakenham, […]

Child Safe Training – Reportable Conduct and Mandatory Reporting (CFECFW)

02.04.2019 News

From the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare  Are you aware of the new mandatory reporting requirements? Mandatory reporters as of March 2019 will now include early childhood workers, out-of-home-care workers, Youth Justice workers and psychologists. https://providers.dhhs.vic.gov.au/mandatory-reporting The Centre provides training for all organisations who are required to be compliant with the Child […]

Gambling, Sports Betting and Young People

02.04.2019 News

A free forum for professionals and community leaders that work with young people Online gambling and sports betting is increasingly part of everyday life. Gambling advertising is changing the way young people see sport. Smartphones and tablets provide easy access for young people to gambling at any time, even if they are underage. This normalisation […]

Opening Doors 2019 Applications Open

18.03.2019 News

Applications for the 2019 Opening Doors Community Leadership Program at Link Health & Community are now open! This year we are celebrating 10 years of Opening Doors creating stronger, more inclusive and connected communities. We would love to hear from anyone who is interested in applying for our 2019 Program. Would you like to become […]

Coffee with…Sue Rosenhain, Integrated Planning Manager, IEPCP

18.03.2019 Coffee With

Describe your work/role as our new Integrated Planning Manager The primary focus of my role here is the social inclusion priority of the Inner East Integrated Health Promotion plan, which is a plan that represents the HP work of IEPCP, Carrington Health, LinkHC and AccessHC. Social inclusion – whether or not people can Learn, Work, […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: March 2019

18.03.2019 News

Dear Partners, February seemed to come and go quickly, with some exciting activity both internally at the IEPCP and externally. We have successfully recruited Steph Ashby to the IEPCP team. She starts 19 March as Prevention Coordinator, coming from the City of Casey in a Senior Health Planner role, and may be known to some […]

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