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Issue No.01 - June 2016
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MHWWA Newsletter

JUNE 2016

Welcome to the first of our quarterly newsletters.

The Men’s Health and Wellbeing WA Newsletter is designed to provide our members and other interested stakeholders with a snapshot of what is happening in men’s health and wellbeing across the state.

Please let us know if you would like to make a contribution, promote an event or give us any helpful feedback for improvement.

Yours in health and wellbeing,
The Men’s Health and Wellbeing WA Team
 

The State of Men's Health


The Department of Health, Lotterywest, Turf Care WA and NIB support Men’s Health and Wellbeing WA in its work to improve the health and wellbeing of all males in the West Australian community.

The State Election 2017 provides a significant opportunity to drive the agenda of men’s health and wellbeing and secure policy and funding commitments.
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Projects Update


As the peak body for boys and men’s health and wellbeing in WA, our projects are focused on supporting the men’s health and wellbeing sector improve the wellbeing of men in the community, linking men to the broad range of services available to them, and drive social reform and development of the sector agenda.  

To achieve this, our current projects include exciting research collaboration with the University of Western Australia, updating and expanding our range of men’s health and wellbeing service directories, developing and delivering a short evidence-based professional development workshop for sector professionals, preparing for the 2016 WA Father of the Year Award, organising the male health symposium and more!
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In The News


Building a strong evidence base on male health is a priority area identified in the National Male Health Policy to inform policies, programs and initiatives.
 
Did you know that in 2011, the Australian Department of Health announced a new research study to be conducted in male health?
 
The Australian Longitudinal Study on Male Health, also known as the Ten to Men Study, is a longitudinal population-based study which focuses on building a strong evidence base in male health. The Study will inform policies, programs and initiatives that promote health and support to males.
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Events

Men's Health Business Breakfast - Tuesday 14 June 2016

MHWWA Member's Forum - Thursday 28 July 2016

WA Father of the Year Award 2016 - Friday 26 August 2016

For further details about any of the event listed above please contact us for more details.
 

Membership

Joining Men’s Health and Wellbeing WA provides you with the opportunity to be part of a strong and credible network of organisations and individuals who are dedicated to providing the leadership to drive improved health and wellbeing outcomes for boys and men in Western Australia.

Become A Member
Contact Us: admin@menshealthwa.org.au

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