Remote Health Unit Business Index

28 February 2019
Title Time Description
DROP IN CHILD & FAMILY HEALTH CLINIC, 44-46 Tapio Street, Dareton 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM The C&FH Drop-In Clinic conducts developmental health checks at the following key stages: 1-4 weeks; 6-8 weeks; 6 months; 12 months; 18 months; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years.
The specialised Child & Family Health Nurse is able to provide support and information on: feeding your infant; coping with sleeping and crying; your child's growth and development; immunisation; child safety; starting family foods; postnatal depression and distress; parent wellbeing; pregnancy; community networking and resources.
ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL
FIT & STRONG Strength Training Program 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club Auditorium, Matong Street, Dareton
If you are interested in feeling stronger, healthier and more vital, this program is for you. Strength training can help reduce the signs and symptoms of many chronic diseases. Exercise has been shown to increase the strength of your muscles, maintain the integrity of your bones, and improve your balance, coordination and mobility. This program is open to all community members with the initial target group being men and women aged 50 plus.
All participants are required to attend a pre-exercise health screening and appraisal. You may also be required to obtain clearance from your GP. Contact Dareton Primary Health to arrange an appointment for your assessment on 03 5021 7200.
WENTWORTH SHIRE DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP @ Day Care Centre, Wentworth Hospital 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM The Wentworth Shire Diabetes Support Group is an ongoing health and wellbeing group to provide opportunities for information sharing and support for people with diabetes, their families and carers. The group provides social connection and wellbeing support, as well as a range of guest presenters to provide up to date information on diabetes management. Guest speakers may include: optometrist; podiatrist; dietician; diabetes educator; mental health & wellbeing; a guided supermarket tour.
COST: Free. A gold coin towards afternoon tea is appreciated.
WHEN: Last Thursday every 2nd month (February, April, June, August and October)
Contact: Raelene Gibson, Diabetes Educator for more information.