Free health information sessions for community groups in Arabic, Cantonese, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Mandarin, Turkish, Vietnamese and plain English. Other languages are available with an interpreter.
Quit smoking: Breathe Well
Free Quit smoking sessions are available in metropolitan Melbourne.
Sessions have been designed for community groups and can be presented in Arabic, Cantonese, Dinka, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Macedonian, Mandarin, Punjabi, Swahili, Turkish, Vietnamese and plain English. Other languages are available with an interpreter.
These sessions provide information about the benefits of quitting, how smoking affects your health and where to get help to stop smoking.
To book a session, please fill out the booking form.
For more information please see our flyer.
These sessions are provided by Cancer Council Victoria and Quit Victoria.
Reduce Risk: Live Well sessions
Reduce Risk: Live Well sessions promote healthy lifestyle behaviours and increase awareness of shared risk factors for cancer, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
Topics covered include:
- Risk factors for chronic conditions
- Eat well
- Move well
- Live well
- Breathe well
The Reduce Risk: Live Well pilot sessions have finished, but community groups can now download resources to deliver this session in their preferred language. Resources are available in Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese and English.
The resources includes electronic copies of:
- Presenter's guide (English only: download here)
- A PowerPoint presentation with all visual images of the Reduce Risk: Live Well sessions
- Are You At Risk? checklist
- Take home flyer containing relevant services and programs from the partner organisations
See the following table for resources in the available languages:
These resources are provided by Cancer Council Victoria, Diabetes Australia – Vic and the Heart Foundation who are committed to raising awareness and providing information to the public on how to minimise the risk of developing three of the major chronic conditions that affect our society.
When presenting sessions, you agree to present the view of Cancer Council Victoria, Heart Foundation and Diabetes Australia – Vic, not your own personal values or beliefs.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org