Case studies for Health Promotion Projects

Healthway has produced a series of case study brochures which showcase successful health promotion projects. These case studies were identified in a review of Healthway projects undertaken by the Health Promotion Evaluation Unit (HPEU) at the University of Western Australia. Planning, implementation, evaluation and sustainability were considered to be critical elements of successful projects, and […]

A recipe for good health and literacy

Working in partnership, Healthway, The Literature Centre and Foodbank WA have contributed to fostering healthy eating habits and literacy skills among Western Australian children. The Literature Centre Education Officer Ms Beck Blaxell presented a series of literature workshops to students at Brookman Primary School, Langford in Term 1. Students received a Let’s Cook recipe booklet […]

Healthy food vendors a success

The Dardanup Bull & Barrel Festival sponsored by Healthway, promoting the LiveLighter message was held on the sixth October and attracted approximately 15,000 people to the event. Incorporating Healthway strategies, the LiveLighter Dardanup Bull & Barrel Festival promoted healthy food and drink options to families attending the event in the South-west. Creating environments at events […]

Make Smoking History Kelmscott Show

The Make Smoking History Kelmscott Show is held at Rushton Park Showgrounds with fireworks to kick off proceedings on the Friday night. As well as being a showcase for the talents of the community, members can enter into a number of sections including; flowers, vegetables, jams and preserves, cooking, knitting, crochet, needlework, crafts, manual arts, […]

Channel 7 Mandurah Crab Fest

Crab Fest is the largest free community event in Western Australia and will be held on 17 and 18 March attracting over 120,000 locals and visitors to the City of Mandurah. The event showcases the lifestyle, location, culture and talent that makes Mandurah so unique. Of course, Crab Fest would not be Crab Fest without […]

Community connections are in fashion

Healthway’s partnership with the Fashion Council of WA will encourage community connectedness through this year’s Telstra Perth Fashion Festival. The Festival will take place from 6 to 17 September with the positive mental health message Act-Belong-Commit playing a key role for the first time. Lovers of all types of fashion will be drawn together to […]

2017 Smarter than Smoking Netball Championships a Success

The largest participation event on the Netball WA Calendar, the 2017 Smarter than Smoking Association Championships, has reached a near record number of young people with the message about the advantages of a non-smoking lifestyle. Held at the Wembley Sports Park for the third consecutive year, the tournament attracted almost 270 teams from close to […]

Make Smoking History Kelmscott Show

A showcase of community talent with competitions for cut flowers, vegetables, jams and preserves, cooking, knitting, crochet, needlework, crafts, manual arts, china painting, pottery and equestrian.