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Information for the website below and a copy of the media release with participating businesses for Cool relief Centres. Stay healthy in the heat – Extreme heat is dangerous Survive the heat with the following tips: Tips to survive the heat There are simple things you can do to stay safe in the heat: • Drink plenty of water - Take a bottle with you always. • Hot cars kill - never leave kids, adults or pets in hot cars. The temperature inside a parked car can double within minutes. • Keep cool - seek out air-conditioned buildings, draw your blinds, use a fan, take cool showers and dress in light and loose clothing made from natural fabrics. • ...

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indigo@home delivering home care services to Indigo Shire residents from 1 July 2018. standard

The Partnership Alpine Health has formed a strategic partnership with Beechworth Health Service, Yackandandah Health, and Indigo North Health to deliver the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Home and Community Care Program for Younger People (HACC PYP) in the Indigo Shire. What is indigo@home? indigo@home is a comprehensive home care program that follows the successful home care service model delivered by Alpine Health through its alpine@home home services. What happens to my existing home care service on the 1st July 2018? Existing clients have been asked by Indigo Shire Council in writing to transition their records over to the new service. If you have not given permission for this to occur your service will stop on the 1st July 2018. If you are unsure if you have ...

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Jan Webb Memorial Scholarship 2018 Recepient standard

On behalf of the Board of Management the Jan Webb Selection Panel are delighted to announce that the successful recipient for the 2018 Jan Webb Memorial Scholarship is Anna Mackinlay (Health Promotion Officer).  Anna will be attending the 2018 Food Future's Conference in Brisbane later this year.  The Selection Pane were impressed with the calibre of all applications and recognised the importance of supporting professional development, innovation and best practice.  Please join us in congratulating Anna ...

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Alpine Health will be delivering home care services to Indigo Shire residents under the indigo@home banner from 1st July 2018. What is indigo@home? indigo@home is a comprehensive home care program that follows the successful home care service model delivered by Alpine Health through its alpine@home service. Community Forums Alpine Health will be holding a series of community forums to inform the Indigo Shire residents about the changes to home care services from the 1st July 2018.  We encourage current clients, carers and volunteers to attend. DATE LOCATION VENUE TIME 21st May 2018 Rutherglen Rutherglen Senior Citizens 419 Douglas Street, Rutherglen 11.00am -12.00pm 21st May 2018 Chiltern Chiltern Senior Citizens 84 Conness Street, Chiltern 2.00pm – 3.00pm 22nd May 2018 Tangambalanga Tangambalanga Community Centre Coulston Park, Tangambalanga 11.00am -12.00pm 22nd May 2018 Yackandandah Yackandandah Public Hall 36 High Street, Yackandandah 2.00pm - 3.00pm 23rd May 2018 Beechworth Beechworth Servicemen’s Memorial Hall 101 Ford Street, Beechworth 11.00am -12.00pm Untitled documentWhat happens ...

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A group staff are participating in the Life! Program at Beechworth Health Service have banded together to support the March Charge as it is a fantastic way to improve our fitness for an extremely worthy cause.  Cancer is a disease that has touch all of our hearts throughout our lives at some stage. We would be so appreciative if you would kindly support this cause by making a small donation. Thank you from Jenny, Kate, Kylie and Leanne   The fundraising page ...

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