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WA Indigenous Storybook 10th Edition Launch

WA Indigenous Storybook 10th Edition Launch

The 10th Edition of the WA Indigenous Storybook was launched on Wednesday 5 June at the Albany Public Library by Mayor Dennis Wellington and Storytellers. The 10th Edition features stories from the South West / Great Southern region of WA. You are able to download a...

Obesity Advocacy Targets Forum 2019

Obesity Advocacy Targets Forum 2019

Why was the Obesity Advocacy Targets Forum 2019 organised? Obesity is a key priority advocacy area for PHAIWA. In 2008, PHAIWA facilitated a consensus-led workshop with key experts and stakeholders from across sectors in WA to develop obesity advocacy targets. PHAIWA...

Launch of PHAIWA Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022

Launch of PHAIWA Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022

“To influence policy by promoting, supporting and implementing public health advocacy on local, state, national and international levels” – this is the newly formulated mission of PHAIWA that guides our new Strategic Plan 2018 – 2022: Following a strategic planning...

PHAIWA Welcomes Alcohol Programs Team

PHAIWA Welcomes Alcohol Programs Team

PHAIWA is excited to announce the arrival of the Alcohol Programs Team. Previously known as the McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth

Avoiding The Sugar High This Halloween

Avoiding The Sugar High This Halloween

It’s that time of year again. Giant pumpkins are for sale at your local supermarket, people are stocking up on cobwebs and broomsticks, and costumes are being finalised. Halloween is here! This year it won’t just be your regular sugar indulgence though, as...

Mandatory Pregnancy Labelling On Alcohol

Mandatory Pregnancy Labelling On Alcohol

PHAIWA welcomes the decision of the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation, taken on the 11 October 2018, to enforce mandatory labels to warn about the risk of drinking alcohol during pregnancy, in a bid to reduce harm to unborn babies and newborns.

.@DanicaKeric & @Melinda_Edmunds are in Kununurra for the next two days running Advocacy training. We are looking forward to seeing the advocacy projects participants plan at the training!

#Mediawatch2day Nike has placed a new plus-sized mannequin inside its London store that has sparked online debate, with people's ideas of what it is to look healthy shaping their responses to the mannequin @ABChealthonline @OPCAustralia @Nike

Here's What Kids Eat Every Day Around The World https://t.co/yN4HtxR3rk via @guynamedgabe @PHAIWA @OPCAustralia @croakeyblog @Steph_Godrich

Federal Government under pressure to pull its weight on growing obesity epidemic https://t.co/TjiehB6d0W via @abcnews @PHAIWA

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