Latest newsJuly 2022
Strong Foundations supporting local Aboriginal families
Supported by COORDINARE, the Koori Kids Wellbeing program, Strong Foundations, is an early intervention program that provides culturally appropriate mental health and wellbeing support and education to Aboriginal children and their families. The program aims to promote help-seeking behaviour and help students build resilience.
DonateLife Week encourages people to register as a life saving organ donor
DonateLife Week, from 24 to 31 July, aims to increase awareness of organ donation and encourage people to become an organ and tissue donor.
One of COORDINARE’s active consumer representatives and member of COORDINARE's Community Advisory Committee, Brad Rossiter, is an organ recipient and organ donation advocate.
Boosting headspace services for young people in Batemans Bay and Bega
headspace services in Batemans Bay and Bega will benefit from more than $2 million in funding over three years from the Federal Government to help reduce wait times and increase access to vital services for young people on the South Coast.
Call for healthcare providers to help increase cancer screening program participation
Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care is seeking help from healthcare providers to increase participation in the national cancer screening programs (bowel, breast and cervical).
Expanded eligibility for fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose
People aged 30 and older will be eligible to receive a fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose from 11 July 2022 after the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) updated its recommendations.