The property will provide a residential rehabilitation service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people - a therapeutic community where people can voluntarily choose to enter for personal growth and rehabilitation.
The Breast Cancer Treatment Quality Assurance Project 15 Year Report found that the survival of women with breast cancer in our region is likely to be better than outcomes reported nationally.
The new Calvary Hospital multi storey car park has reached an important milestone in its construction, with the final section of the roof structure now in place.
Canberrans can have their say on ways to reduce the marketing of unhealthy food and drink, particularly to children, and increase the promotion of healthy alternatives.
The new Mental Health Act empowers people with mental illnesses and mental disorders to make critical decisions about their treatment, care and support to help them optimise their self-management and recovery
This financial year the ACT is investing 9% of its record $1.5 billion health budget on mental health. According to Australians for Mental Health just 7% of health spending nationally is on mental health.
Initial results from a study by ANU researchers into the health risks associated with living in a home insulated with “Mr Fluffy” loose-fill asbestos has found cases are still extremely rare.
Have you seen the latest Issue of the ACT Population Health Bulletin? It’s all about the importance of good nutrition for population health.