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Tuesday
Nov032015

Helping Men Get Help | Glen Poole (UK)

COMING TO PARRAMATTA, MELBOURNE, NEWCASTLE, WOLLONGONG & DEVONPORT

Helping Men Get Help is a unique course that’s been designed for professionals who want to help more men and boys access public services and social projects. Designed and presenting by leading UK Men’s Health Consultant Glen Poole.

Who is HELPING MEN GET HELP for?

The course is designed for service providers in areas such as health promotion, parenting, education, social work, mental health, support groups, community workers and youth workers. The course if for anyone concerned with helping men and boys get better access to and outcomes from their existing services, or anyone interested in developing new services and projects for men and boys.

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Thursday
Aug142014

Prostate Cancer Fun Day - Tuncurry (NSW) - Fathers Day

A FREE FAMILY FUN DAY OF ACTIVITIES AT JOHN WRIGHT PARK TUNCURRY (JUST NEAR THE BRIDGE)

Fathers Day - Sunday 7th September 2014, 10am to 2pm

Bring Dad out on his special day and celebrate life to the fullest with lots of free entertainment for the whole family every 30 minutes !

Bring a chair- bring a rug- bring the whole family and stay for the fantastic draw at 2pm of over $4,000 in prizes. Prizes must be won on the day plus if the lucky person who wins first prize is on site we will throw in an extra $200 seafood voucher for use at either Tuncurry or Taree fishermans co operative!

Download flyer here.

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Tuesday
Oct222013

Helping Men Get Help – the integral approach to helping men and boys get better outcomes

The Men’s Health Forum New South Wales Inc. invites you to 

Helping Men Get Help - the integral approach to helping men and boys get better outcomes 

Special Evening Talk by Glen Poole from the UK 

Tuesday October 29 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm 
The Ruby Room, 1st Floor 
The Castlereagh Club 199 Castlereagh Street Sydney 

Why are men all over the world less likely to access a wide range of support service from doctors to counsellors, from dentists to suicide help lines? 

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Friday
May102013

Men's Health Week: Showcasing local responses to male health...

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Men's Health Week is just 4 weeks away!

Men's Health Week is about encouraging local people to respond to the health and wellbeing needs of boys and blokes as they see fit.

Based on the idea that local people and local services are best placed to tackle health challenges, our 'Health Snapshots' theme aims to showcase the many different and creative ways local communities are responding.

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Thursday
Apr182013

Men's Health Week, June 10 to 16 2013 - Helping health services to help men and boys

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Men's Health Week is different from many health promotion campaigns. Often you'll see campaigns that aim to shock, scare, compel or otherwise encourage people in the community to do 'more of this and less of that'.

We think that there is a real opportunity through Men's Health Week to empower people on the frontline of health to work with and reach out to local men and boys and find out what can they can mutually achieve to live more healthy lives where and as they live.

Local communities are the best placed to take a stand on the health issues that result in statistics like 'five times more males than females take their own lives each year' and 'men can expect to live four years less than women.'

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