Aboriginal women’s group Dandenong: healthy relationships group


Please note the venue has now changed for this group (new location below and in the flyer).

The Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency is running women’s groups with a focus on healthy relationships. The groups are being run in Dandenong every Tuesday.

When: every Tuesday, except school holidays from 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Where:  Memorial Hall (signage says Senior Citizens Centre)
10 Langhorne Street, Dandenong VIC 3175

Activities will include:

• Women’s Yarning Circle
• Cultural Well Being
• Group activities
• Craft activities for children

See the flyer for more information, contacts and Melway references:  Southern Womens Group Flyer 2

You wouldn’t eat 16 teaspoons of sugar, so why drink it?

VACCHO and Rethink Sugary Drink have partnered to highlight the significant health problems associated with sugary drink consumption and encourage Victorian Aboriginal people to rethink their consumption.  VACCHO Logo

Did you know there are about 16 teaspoons of sugar in a 600ml bottle of regular soft drink? Or about nine teaspoons in a sports drink? Rethink Sugary Drink

Check out the video: VACCHO Video

VACCHO, the Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation, was established in 1996. It’s the peak Aboriginal health body representing 100% of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations  in Victoria.