Tue, 18th
Apr. 2017

Ballarat Community Food Security Partnership Project

The Ballarat Foundation has committed funding to the Food Access Network (FAN) administered by Ballarat Community Health (BCH) to facilitate the Ballarat Community Food Security Partnership Project program. The funding will support FAN to create an integrated response to food insecurity in the community, and investigate the establishment of a food hub in Ballarat.

Tue, 11th
Apr. 2017

Scriptwise Regional Forum

11 April 2017


Wednesday April 19 2017

In Victoria, prescription medications have consistently contributed to more overdose deaths than either illicit drugs...

Wed, 5th
Apr. 2017

Ballarat Drug Action Partnership Funding Boost for Positive Choices

Positive Choices, a drug education and awareness-raising program targeted at apprentices and young tradespeople in the local building industry, has received federal funding through the...

Thu, 23rd
Mar. 2017


A new campaign being launched will highlight the importance of youth sexual health and promote access to services in the Central Highlands.
#YOLOLiveWell was...

Tue, 15th
Nov. 2016

Violence and discrimination against women is never okay

White Ribbon Day will be held on 25 November 2016 and this year BCH have a male-led movement to show their support to ending all forms of violence against women.

Tue, 18th
Oct. 2016

Ballarat Community Health wins Heart Foundation Award

Ballarat Community Health (BCH) has been recognised for its significant contribution to tackling heart disease at the Heart Foundation's 2016 Awards Night, announced on October...

Mon, 3rd
Oct. 2016

THE FIRST #headspaceday IS COMING!

Because every young person should have access to mental health services.

27 September 2016

On Tuesday, 11 October #headspaceday will be celebrated...

Tue, 20th
Sep. 2016

Ballarat promotes the importance of staying healthy as you age

Ballarat promotes the importance of staying healthy as you age

Older people who are socially engaged are happier and healthier than those who...

Mon, 12th
Sep. 2016

Ballarat Drug Action Partnership Challenges How We Deal With Drug Overdose

Five deaths occur in Ballarat each year from drug overdose and the majority of overdose deaths involve prescription medication.
The Ballarat and District Drug...

Thu, 21st
Jul. 2016

headspace Ballarat Celebrates 3rd Birthday

headspace Ballarat Celebrates 3rd Birthday

July 19, 2016

Headspace Ballarat is celebrating three years of service with a celebration open to clients and the community....