Koori Eye-health Community Yarn

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Community are invited to participate in our weekly Koori Eye-health Community Yarn on Zoom every Wednesday at 4pm. Click here on Wednesdays between 4pm – 4-30pm to join the conversation. These yarns are a safe space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs) to gather and discuss eye-health. Some of the […]

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It’s a Mob Thing – Health Music Festival

Federation Square Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria

FREE MUSIC AND HEALTH FESTIVAL FOR MOB Come along to Federation Square for this FREE event for Community. The program includes a Welcome to Country, Philly, Benny Walker, Djirri Djirri, Kiwat Kennell, Ridzyray, The Merindas, Pet$. Along with First Nations music acts, the event will provide health checks, advice from Aboriginal health professionals, kids activities, […]

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Health and Wellbeing in Community Hands

State Library Victoria 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Melbourne Knowledge Week 2022 Marra Ba Gurrkwugel / Community + Culture • Panels + Talks HEALTH AND WELLBEING IN COMMUNITY HANDS A conversation on the importance of safe health settings for Aboriginal communities. What does Community control look like in a health context, and how can culturally safe health settings improve outcomes for the Aboriginal […]

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Vaccine Van in Purnim

Kirrae Health Service 1 Kirrae Avenue, Purnim, VIC

The ACCO Covid Vaccine Van is coming to Purnim! As part of Kirrae Health Service's Annual Flu Night, VACCHO and health professionals from cohealth will be in Purnim offering 1st dose, 2nd dose, 3rd or booster dose COVID-19 vaccines. A Winter Booster which will be available to all eligible recipients including Aboriginal and Torres Strait […]

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Marumali Program

Wyndham / Melton

VACCHO is giving staff from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander service providers the opportunity to take part in the Marumali Program®. Monday 16th – Thursday 19th May 2022, (Wyndham/Melton area) Expressions of interest are now open and will close on May 6, 2022. Contact VACCHO to express your interest ASAP - sewb@vaccho.org.au PLACES ARE LIMITED […]

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Improving Care for Aboriginal Patients Forum 2022

Novotel Geelong 10/14 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong, Victoria

Improving Care for Aboriginal Patients (ICAP) Forum 2022 We are pleased to invite Aboriginal Health Liaison Officers (AHLOs) and Koori Mental Health Liaison Officers (KMHLOs) across Victoria to come together at the Improving Care for Aboriginal Patients (ICAP) Forum this May. After a couple of years apart, it'll be great to get together, debrief and […]

LAUNCH: Aboriginal Centre of Excellence in Social and Emotional Wellbeing

The Atrium, Federation Square The Atrium, Federation Square Federation Square, Melbourne, Victoria

Launch of the Victorian Aboriginal Centre of Excellence in Social and Emotional Wellbeing We are launching the Victorian Aboriginal Centre of Excellence in Social and Emotional Wellbeing, an initiative designed to foster innovation and improvement in social and emotional wellbeing practice, policy and research. The launch is a historic moment for Community and the Centre […]

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Vaccine van in Warrnambool

Gunditjmara Aboriginal Cooperative 3 Banyan Street, Warrnambool, Victoria

The ACCO Covid Vaccine Van is returning to Warrnambool! Health professionals from VACCHO, Gunditjmara Aboriginal Cooperative and cohealth will be in Warrnambool offering 1st dose, 2nd dose, 3rd or booster dose COVID-19 vaccines. Flu vaccines will also be available! No need to book - just rock up to the pop-up clinic. DETAILS: Tuesday 24 May, 10am […]

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Vaccine van in Heywood

Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation 21 Scott Street, Heywood, Victoria

The ACCO Covid Vaccine Van is coming to Heywood! Health professionals from VACCHO, Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation and cohealth will be in Heywood offering 1st dose, 2nd dose, 3rd or booster dose COVID-19 vaccines. FREE “Protect Mob” t-shirts will be handed out to everyone who gets vaccinated. No need to book – just rock up to […]

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Inaugural VACCHO Statewide GP Gathering

Dungala Events Centre 69 Dungula Way, Moama, New South Wales

The Inaugural VACCHO Statewide GP Gathering offering cultural and clinical education, peer support and professional development. **Members ONLY event The Gathering of our Member ACCO GPs will provide an opportunity to come together with their peers for the very first time. The two day/two night workshop is fully funded*, covering education, accommodation and meals from […]

Biannual Statewide SEWB Gathering

Lady Bay Resort 2 Pertobe Rd, Warrnambool, Victoria

VACCHO Biannual Statewide Social and Emotional Wellbeing Gathering Warrnambool, Victoria Our biannual state-wide Social and Emotional Wellbeing (SEWB) Gatherings are an opportunity for Aboriginal Bringing Them Home, Stolen Generations, Link-Up, SEWB, Mental Health, and Alcohol and other Drug workforces from across Victoria in both ACCO and mainstream settings to come together to learn, connect and […]