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IEPCP June E-bulletin 2021

02.06.2021 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: June 2021

01.06.2021 News

In writing my report at this time, I acknowledge and support National Reconciliation Week: 27 May – 3 June, and want to share that I took the opportunity to become a signatory to the Uluru Statement from the Heart, and highly encourage others to read it and sign on. State budget It was terrific to […]

Virtual Coffee With… Kate Ravenscroft, Manager – Equality & Respect, Women’s Health East

01.06.2021 Coffee With

IEPCP May E-bulletin 2021

29.04.2021 e-Bulletin

Virtual Coffee With… Viv Cunningham-Smith, Eastern Volunteers and IEPCP Board Chair

29.04.2021 Coffee With

This month our Executive Officer, Tracey Blythe, chats to CEO of Eastern Volunteers, Viv Cunningham-Smith, about the impacts of COVID-19 on volunteering and how organisations have adapted to a new environment. “We support community organisations who require volunteer workforces… through training, through mentoring, through advice on how to structure their workforces and we also assist […]

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: May 2021

28.04.2021 News

I hope everyone had a safe and restful Easter break enjoying the glorious Autumn weather if you were in Victoria. I didn’t get to Byron Bay, but it will happen! April can be summed up as a month of thinking and planning for the IEPCP and for so many of our partners. It was exciting […]

Special E-Bulletin – Tackling Ageism Together: EveryAge Counts in Melbourne’s East

13.04.2021 e-Bulletin

IEPCP April E-bulletin 2021

13.04.2021 e-Bulletin

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: April 2021

01.04.2021 News

Dear Partners, I am very excited to share an announcement from the Department of Health received 31 March 2021 about our funding and the future of PCPs statewide: Current funding arrangements will be extended until March 2022, and any transition plan developed will be on the basis of guaranteeing no reduction in funding. The department […]

Virtual Coffee With… Jude Whelan & Tina Beltramin, Manningham City Council

30.03.2021 Coffee With

We are excited to present our “Coffee With” segment this month with Jude Whelan, Manager Communications, and Tina Beltramin, Positive Ageing & Community Access Coordinator, from Manningham Council. Both are involved in the Eastern Region ageism campaign and tell us the importance of respect, being inclusive, social justice, equity and language in tackling ageism.

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: March 2021

03.03.2021 News

February was a month of terrific energy as discussions ramp up in preparation for the prevention strategic planning cycle processes to set the scene for the next four years. The Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network extended an invitation to contribute to a workshop: Assessing Health Care Needs in Eastern and North East – to identify […]

Virtual Coffee With… Dilnaz Billimoria, Community leader, advocate and volunteer in Eastern Melbourne

03.03.2021 Coffee With

This month we were delighted to chat with Dilnaz Billimoria. Dilnaz migrated from India to Australia with her young family two decades ago and works in the financial services industry. Dilnaz is also a community leader, advocate, board member, committee member and volunteer, and was recently recognised by both the Communities Council on Ethnic Issues […]

IEPCP March E-bulletin 2021

03.03.2021 e-Bulletin

IEPCP February E-bulletin 2021

08.02.2021 e-Bulletin

Virtual Coffee With… Jo Stanford, Senior Dietitian and Child and Family Team Leader in Community Health Eastern Health

04.02.2021 Coffee With, News

Our first virtual coffee with for 2021 is with Jo Stanford, a Senior Dietitian and Child and Family Team Leader in Community Health at Eastern Health. Jo spoke with our Primary Prevention Coordinator, Bonnie Coogan and shared some insights about her work with families and the variety of the work she sits across in her […]

IEPCP Social Inclusion Framework Launch

02.02.2021 News

In 2020 the IEPCP developed a Social Inclusion Framework. This Framework was designed to guide actions that will promote social inclusion and an inclusive society. We launched the Framework on 8th December. The launch was held via zoom and is available to watch in full or in part.    

From the Executive Officer’s Desk: February 2021

02.02.2021 News

Happy New Year to all of our partners – I hope you enjoyed a relaxing break after such a challenging year. I’m returning with hope and optimism that across Victoria we will be on a recovery journey, highly prioritising health & wellbeing and the natural & urban environment, with adequate support to those most impacted. […]

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Virtual Coffee With… Lee Robson Manager Community Resilience – Manningham City Council

07.12.2020 Coffee With

This month we chat to Lee Robson, Manager Community Resilience at Manningham Council. Lee explains how this short-term role is focused on an organisation-wide approach to COVID-19, identifying how the community is being impacted and how the council is responding in flexible ways, working with partners to address the impacts.

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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