Leading Thinkers initiative
In 2014 VicHealth developed the Leading Thinkers initiative to connect international thought leaders with senior policymakers and key local experts. It aims to generate and provoke new thinking, inspire momentum, enable change, support and deepen relationships across sectors and, most importantly, deliver positive results for all Victorians.
Innovation Challenge winners
Seven ideas get funding to kick-start a new path for Victorian Sport
A charitable giving app that encourages daily physical activity and modified group fitness training aimed at getting former netball players back in the game are among the winners of the inaugural VicHealth Innovation Challenge: Physical Activity.
Innovation Challenge: Sport
VicHealth calls for out-of-the-box ideas to get people moving
Health promotion foundation VicHealth is challenging sports organisations and local councils to develop new ideas to get Victorians active with up to $450,000 in funding up for grabs for the most innovative concepts.
VicHealth hosts Victoria's first 'leading thinker'
Leading author, academic and the Director of London’s Behavioural Insight Team Doctor David Halpern, will tour Victoria for the next two weeks to focus on developing behaviour change initiatives with VicHealth’s key partners, including the State Government and NGOs, to combat obesity in Victoria.