A world-first health promotion foundation, VicHealth focuses on promoting good health and preventing chronic disease. 

Our pioneering work includes creating and funding world-class interventions; conducting vital research to advance Victoria’s population health; producing and supporting public campaigns to promote a healthier Victoria; and providing transformational expertise and insights to government. 

We work with all levels of government, across political parties and communities, and a range of sectors across health, sports, research, education, the arts and media.

VicHealth’s Patrons are:


Her Excellency the Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria


Professor Emeritus Sir Gustav Nossal