The Well is organised by topics, each of which have been identified as a priority to improve for the health and wellbeing of our communities in the Eastern Region. Jump in!
Domestic violence, intimate partner violence, violence in the home, violence against women, and men’s violence against women are all included under this title.
Alcohol is heavily associated with many aspects of Australian culture and social life. The misuse of alcohol results in illness and premature deaths from disease, accidents and violence.
Food security considers whether people at all times have physical, social and economic access to food, allowing for a healthy and active life.
Severe and persistent mental illness is distinct from the general concept of ‘mental wellbeing’ and is a recognised disability.
Obesity in Australia has more than doubled in the past 20 years, and high body mass index (BMI) is the greatest contributor to the burden of the diseases that can ensue.
physical and mental health are important to us all, healthy ageing emphasizes
the importance of independence, meaningful living and social participation.
Oral Health is a key indicator of overall health, wellbeing and quality of life. In the absence of good oral health, a person's quality of life and ability to eat, speak and socialise can be affected.
Other topics of interest currently being developed on The Well include Aboriginal Health & Wellbeing, Affordable Housing, LGBTIQ, Social Connection and Youth Health & Wellbeing
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