G21 Health & Wellbeing Pillar

Welcome to the G21 Health and Wellbeing website - supporting health and wellbeing for all people and places in our region.

G21 – Geelong Region Alliance auspices the Primary Care Partnership (PCP) which is funded through the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services.   The PCP works collaboratively to achieve regional priorities through the G21 Health and Wellbeing (HWB) Pillar.

The HWB Pillar has two key platforms that provide local government, peak bodies, education institutions, health and community organisations opportunities to collaborate on regional priorities. These are:

News

Two of Geelongs leading community services organisations, Karingal and St Laurence, are set to merge will merge following an announcement on Friday August 5.
The Inaugural National Cricket Inclusion Championships for cricketers with a disability will be held in Geelong for the next three years.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, 29 September 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Guest speaker: Professor Peter Miller, School of Psychology, Faculty of Health (Professor of Violence Prevention and Addiction Studies)

Saturday, 1 October 2016 (All day) to Monday, 31 October 2016 (All day)

VicHealth's Walk to School month is a free, easy and fun way for kids to get active this October.

Workforce Development Events

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 -
9:30am to 4:00pm

Develop an understanding of how culture influences perceptions of disability. Run by experienced facilitators from the education, disability and multicultural fields.

Thursday, 6 October 2016 -
9:30am to 4:30pm

This one day workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to working with people from a refugee background, including asylum seekers.