Older Victorians missing out on exercise, Victoria Walks survey reveals
Victoria’s inadequate footpaths, dogs not leashed or under control, poor street lighting at night and irresponsible drivers are preventing thousands of seniors in Victoria from getting the exercise vital to their health and wellbeing, a new Victoria Walks report has found.
Art pumping action bikes come to the Nati Frinj festival
Art Pumping Action comes to Natimuk this Saturday 12 October, offering workshops where community members can build the fantastic machines to power games at the Nati Frinj. There will be two free hands-on workshops to join.
Western Bulldogs team up with Liverpool FC for Men's Health
The Western Bulldogs today launched Sons of the West, a $1.2 million men's health initiative developed in alliance with the Liverpool FC Foundation – the community arm of English Premier League powerhouse, Liverpool FC (LFC).
Local footy leagues promote responsible drinking message
Developed with support from VicHealth, AFL Victoria General Manager Grant Williams says the organisation's new Alcohol Charter highlights the role football plays in providing leadership regarding responsible drinking message.
Arts and social connection
MOTION: Arts, Physicality and Connection
This project summary outlines seven projects aimed at improving mental and physical health and well-being through participation in the arts. VicHealth’s MOTION program fuses creativity with physical activity and social connection.
Walk the Block to increase productivity
Victoria Walks is calling on Victorian workers to step away from their desks and onto their feet to Walk the Block on Thursday 20 March. The event is aimed at combating physical inactivity at work and fostering healthier workplace cultures across the state.