HEALTHY FOR LIFE

Healthy for Life is an Australian Government program aimed at improving the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


Healthy for Life is delivered by Mallee District Aboriginal Services, and provides a place for Aboriginal people to get advice about their health matters. 



It also aims to support mothers with babies or young children, and people with chronic or complex diseases that are over-representated in Indigenous communties.

The program aims, delivers innovative programs aimed at improving general health and well-being, and over time, to reduce the incidence of chronic diseases such as asthma, diabetes and heart disease.

The objectives of Healthy for Life are:

• Increase availability of child and maternal health care;
• Improvement, prevention, early detection and management of chronic disease;
• Improve long-term health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians; and
• Increase the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workforce.
MALLEE DISTRICT ABORIGINAL SERVICES  “Our Vision: Generations of vibrant, healthy and strong Aboriginal communities”
NEWS
19/03/2020

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17/03/2020

Get painting for Mallee NAIDOC design competition

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16/03/2020

Good food for hungry tummies!

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15/03/2020

Corona Virus information

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6/03/2020

Entries open for Mallee NAIDOC Art Competition

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EVENTS
6/03/2020
Entries close Apr 9

MDAS Mallee NAIDOC Art Competition

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30/04/2020
Thursday April 30

Understanding Dementia Yarn (Mildura)

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JOBS
Swan Hill

Aboriginal Health Practitioner - two positions (Swan Hill)

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Mildura

Midwife - Early Years (Mildura)

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Mildura

Therapeutic Residential Support Worker (Mildura)

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Mildura

General Practitioner (Mildura)

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MILDURA
120 Madden Avenue Mildura
Phone (03) 5018 4100

SWAN HILL
70 Nyah Road Swan Hill
Phone (03) 5032 8600

KERANG
9 Nolan Street Kerang
Phone (03) 5412 6004

ROBINVALE
77 Perrin St Robinvale
Phone (03) 4013 2000


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