vichealth n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
VicHealth PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
VicHealth

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 7

VicHealth - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 128 Views
  • Uploaded on

VicHealth. Health promotion in Victoria. Role of VicHealth. Established in 1987 to replace tobacco sponsorship at art and sporting events. Also focussed on health promotion and disease prevention. Now focussed on programs that encourage participation.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

VicHealth


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
vichealth

VicHealth

Health promotion in Victoria

role of vichealth
Role of VicHealth
  • Established in 1987 to replace tobacco sponsorship at art and sporting events.
  • Also focussed on health promotion and disease prevention.
  • Now focussed on programs that encourage participation.
  • Aim to raise awareness to promote change in both individuals and communities.
vichealth projects
VicHealth projects
  • Quit campaign – Prevent/stop smoking.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfAxUpeVhCg&NR=1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YjrkBYDDQM&playnext=1&list=PL7A5CEF6D40A33F1B

  • Research and regulation – Tobacco control.
  • Smokefree environments – At sport and art events and facilities.
  • Active and safe travel to school – Walking school bus.
vichealth projects cont d
VicHealth projects (Cont’d)
  • Out of school hours sports – Games after school.
  • Active club grants – Money for sports clubs to buy equipment, shelter and train volunteers.
  • SunSmart– Safety in the sun
vichealth values
VicHealth Values

1) Working together – collaboration and cooperation to enhance work.

2) Be honest – Develop trust, through good communication.

3) Be respectful – Fair treatment, with dignity.

4) Challenge and be challenged – Debate.

5) Be eco-wise –Protect future, sustainability .

priorities for focus
Priorities for focus
  • S – Reducing Smoking.
  • N – Improving Nutrition.
  • A – Reducing harm from Alcohol.
  • P – Increasing Physical activity.
  • S – Increasing Social and economic participation.
  • - Reducing harm from UV exposure.