27 August → 28 August 2019

Standard Mental Health First Aid Training - Morawa

The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult. You will learn how to assist an adult who may be developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received, or the crisis resolves. This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: Morawa Community Resource Centre
Contact Jacki Ward at jacki.ward@wapha.org.au or 0438 784 650 for more information.
29 August 2019

Women's Health Night - Session 2

Endometriosis, PCOS, Fibroids - what is it?
Being a woman can be hard, from heavy periods to painful cramps, hot flushes and more. This series of four workshops, facilitated by Desert Blue Connect focuses on women's health throughout our lives so you can attend al, or just one, depending on your interest.
Sessions are held at Desert Blue Connect from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bookings are required at info@desertblueconnect.org.au or call 9964 2742
02 September 2019

Women's Health Week Picnc

You are invited to a Women's Health Week Picnic at St John of God Geraldton Hospital. This picnic is a casual event to network with other women in the health sector and start some conversations around our own health and wellness. A gold coin donation is welcome, with all proceeds going to the Jean Hailes Foundation. BYO lunch, cake and refreshments will be provided.
Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Venue: Tierney Garden

03 September 2019

Conversations for Life

A half day suicide prevention workshop for everyone and particularly those interested in keeping others safe and connected. It offers practical ways to reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis. For further enquiries, contact coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au or 0428 381 545.
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue: St John of God Hospital, Training Room
10 September 2019

World Suicide Prevention Day - Walk into the Light

An early morning walk to see the sunrise and remember the more than 3,000 Australians lost to suicide each year. Followed by breakfast and a guest speaker. For more information contact the Geraldton Suicide Prevention Action Group via their Facebook page.
Time: 6:00am
Location: Tree bench of the Foreshore
26 September 2019

Women's Health Night - Session 3

Hormonal influences throughout the reproductive years
Being a woman can be hard, from heavy periods to painful cramps, hot flushes and more. This series of four workshops, facilitated by Desert Blue Connect focuses on women's health throughout our lives so you can attend al, or just one, depending on your interest.
Sessions are held at Desert Blue Connect from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bookings are required at info@desertblueconnect.org.au or call 9964 2742
05 October 2019

Asthma & Respriatory Management Seminar

This seminar brought to you by the National Asthma Council Australia, provides role specific education on best practice asthma and respiratory management for nurses. Starting with the principles of diagnosis and management, each session then covers current statistics, paediatric and adult asthma, allergy, mediations, device technique and COPD, followed by an overview of conducting spirometry in general practice.
Time: 8:30am Registration
Venue: Rodanthe Room, Geraldton Hospital
To register your attendance, contact lydia.young@wapha.org.au before 23 September

22 October 2019

Women's Health Night - Session 4

Peri-menopause, Menopause and Beyond
Being a woman can be hard, from heavy periods to painful cramps, hot flushes and more. This series of four workshops, facilitated by Desert Blue Connect focuses on women's health throughout our lives so you can attend al, or just one, depending on your interest.
Sessions are held at Desert Blue Connect from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Bookings are required at info@desertblueconnect.org.au or call 9964 2742
26 October 2019

Conversations for Life

A half day suicide prevention workshop for everyone and particularly those interested in keeping others safe and connected. It offers practical ways to reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis. For further enquiries, contact coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au or 0428 381 545.
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue: St John of God Hospital, Training Room
07 November → 08 November 2019

Introduction to Working with Individuals with Self-Destructive Behaviours

A two-day training workshop for professionals, carers and family and friends of individuals who have self-destructive behaviours in our community. This workshop is accredited for 6 CPE points with ACWA. For more information contact Nikki or Angie at safeinoz@wideband.net.au or 03 5176 2616.
Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: Desert Blue Connect
19 November 2019

Conversations for Life

A half day suicide prevention workshop for everyone and particularly those interested in keeping others safe and connected. It offers practical ways to reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis. For further enquiries, contact coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au or 0428 381 545.
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue: St John of God Hospital, Training Room
07 December 2019

Conversations for Life

A half day suicide prevention workshop for everyone and particularly those interested in keeping others safe and connected. It offers practical ways to reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis. For further enquiries, contact coordinator@yellowribbonmidwest.org.au or 0428 381 545.
Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Venue: St John of God Hospital, Training Room