Healthy living

  • Ladder safety

    Ladder safety

    Ladder related injuries, particularly among men aged 65 years and older, are steadily increasing in Australia. This spring, let’s avoid preventable injures by following the seven steps to ladder safety.

  • Be lead paint aware.

    Lead paint and your health

    You may be at risk of lead paint exposure when renovating, restoring or re-painting, especially if your home was built before the mid-1970s. Before you start renovating this spring, read the six step guide to painting your home.

  • Emergency Departments

    Is it really an emergency? Consider the best health care option for you before visiting an Emergency Department.

  • Top tips for healthy living

    A healthy lifestyle is something we are all after but things like work, bad habits and stress get in the way. The good news is, today is the best time to start. Get tips and advice towards a healthier today.

  • Healthy communities

    Find out how our homes, communities, schools and workplaces can lead the way in making healthy choices easy choices. Clubs, supermarkets, hotels and caf├ęs can also play their part.

  • Flu stops with you

    Flu stops with you - Protect yourself and those around you.

  • Button Batteries - find out what you can do to make your home safer.

    Button Battery safety

    Did you know that if swallowed, button batteries can cause severe internal burns. These injuries can happen in just 1-2 hours and can be fatal. Find out who to call for help as well as ways to make your home safer.