VicHealth Awards 2014

2014 Victorian Health Promotion Foundation Awards

Honouring initiatives, projects, campaigns, health agencies, organisations and teams delivering innovative work to improve the health and wellbeing of all Victorians. More

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Alcohol's burden of disease in Australia

This report provides the most recent estimates of alcohol attributable burden of disease in Australia, including alcohol consumption, death and hospitalisation data. More

Enabling Health

This evidence-based health promotion resource provides information and guidance on action to improve the health of Australians with a disability. More


Alcohol kills more than 5,500 every year new ...

The Alcohol’s Burden of Disease in Australia report, found 5,554 deaths and 157,132 hospitalisations were caused by alcohol in 2010, with the number of deaths increasing by 62 per cent since the study was last undertaken a decade ago.


Nominations open for Victoria's health promotion ...

Nominations have opened for the 2014 Victorian Health Promotion Foundation Awards – Victoria's only awards recognising the state's world-class innovative and successful health promotion work.


Community backs bid to bypass supermarkets

An ambitious project designed to connect shoppers directly with farmers and to support independent retailers and wholesalers aims to crowd fund $100,000 to launch in Australia.