Yea and District Memorial Hospital is committed to preventing the development of lifestyle diseases in persons of all ages through the implementation of tailored health promotion initiatives.
To date, some of these initiatives include:
In 2023-24, YDMH will continue its focus on increasing the healthy eating and physical activity levels of residents of Yea and surrounding towns, as well as increasing the mental wellbeing of farmers, and reducing vaping rates among youth.
To find out more, contact our health promotion officer on 5736 0468 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
* RESPOND is a Deakin University initiative funded by the NHMRC. It is a shared community approach to improving the health and wellbeing of children across the Ovens Murray – Goulburn region. Delivery is supported by the Victorian Department of Health, Victorian Department of Education and Training, VicHealth, Hume Public Health Unit, local Councils and health services.