Australian Indigenous Health InfoNet
Our web resource is a 'one-stop info-shop' for people interested in improving the health of Indigenous Australians. We provide quality, up-to-date knowledge and information about many aspects of Indigenous health, and support 'yarning places' (electronic networks) that encourage information-sharing and collaboration among people working in health and related sectors.
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia is the peak national body for prostate cancer in Australia, dedicated to reducing the impact of prostate cancer on Australian men, their partners, families and the wider community. The site contains information and resources for men with prostate cancer, their carers and health professionals, as well as information about prostate cancer support groups.
World Health Organization
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.
Better Health Channel
The Better Health Channel (BHC) provides health and medical information that is quality assured, reliable, up to date, easy to understand, regularly reviewed and locally relevant. The Better Health Channel is one of the most popular health and medical websites in Australia with over one million unique visitors each month.
AIDS Council of NSW
ACON is a health promotion organisation with a central focus on HIV/AIDS. ACON provides HIV prevention, health promotion, advocacy & care and support services to members of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities including Indigenous people, injecting drug users, sex workers and all people living with HIV/AIDS.
Men's Advisory Network
M.A.N. the peak body for service providers, organisations and individuals concerned with men’s health, wellbeing and other issues affecting males of all ages in Western Australia. The primary role that M.A.N. plays is resourcing the sector through supporting service providers, organisations and professionals from various disciplines, who work with males of all ages. In addition, M.A.N. provides information to individuals about appropriate services and professionals, plus provides general community education and raises awareness of the issues affecting males of all ages.
Foundation 49′s vision is ‘to improve the health of men by raising health awareness and encouraging regular health checks’. To achieve this vision, Foundation 49 will focus on being a health promotion organisation whose primary aim is prevention and early detection.
Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council
The Aboriginal Health & Medical Research Council of New South Wales (AH&MRC) is the peak representative body and voice of Aboriginal communities on health in NSW. This site is designed to provide a single point to access information, policies, data and resources for those interested in improving the health status of Aboriginal communities.
NRCHC Multicultural Health and Support Service
The Multicultural Health & Support Service (MHSS) is a state-wide program of the North Richmond Community Health Centre. MHSS was established in 2003 to work with and empower CALD communities, individuals and groups to achieve better health outcomes in relation to the diverse, highly complex and culturally sensitive issues relating to blood-borne (BBV) and sexually transmissible infections (STI).
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service
The Victorian Aboriginal Health Service (VAHS) was established in 1972 to address the specific medical needs of Victorian indigenous communities. The organisation has expanded steadily over past 30 years to provide a comprehensive range of medical, dental and social services for our community. As well as providing a variety of medical services, VAHS is committed to supporting the well-being of the community through contributions to community events and activities. VAHS is also committed to assisting research into the ongoing needs of the community. This website is designed to provide information about the services offered by VAHS, as well as document the history, significance and ongoing development of the organisation.
Men’s Health Information and Resource Centre
The Men's Health Information and Resource Centre explores men's health in terms of the factors in society and life that build or undermine this health. Provides access to information, resources, articles, details of projects and linkages to other sites and services. The focus is men’s health and well being. The site is associated with the University of Western Sydney.
This U.K. website provides information about a range of health and mental health issues, including depression, stress, self harming, as well as updates on health related matters.
Victorian Department of Health: Aboriginal Health
Victorian Department of Health's Aboriginal Health page.
The aim of the Andrology Australia website is to provide on-line access to quality and authenticated information about male reproductive health, including prostate disease, testicular cancer, male infertility, testosterone treatments and sexual dysfunction.
Men's eHealth Network (MEHN)
A website where men can speak up about their health concerns, and actively seek to improve their health through lifestyle changes.
Duchenne Foundation is the only national non-profit organisation specifically for Australian families affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy. This website contains information and resources for those affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Healthshare is Australia's fastest growing interactive health network, designed to provide better access to health expertise and improve the quality of health information online. Healthshare provides a question and answer service for Australians to get answers from qualified local experts across over 360 topic areas. The service operates in a community environment which provides support and encouragement.
Men's Health Week
Men's Health Week 2012 (June 11th - 17th) is a celebration of the positive roles men and boys play in our society, as well as an examination of environments that are leading to adverse male health outcomes. The website has information and resources about the themes of the week, and lists the many activities and events running throughout Australia.
DVA: Men’s Peer Health Education
This Australian Government (DVA) website provides information on health and lifestyle issues, online Men's Health Peer Education magazine, links to DVA publications and contact details for obtaining further information.
Avert - HIV and AIDS Information
Information about HIV and AIDS, including stories, health information and advice around sex and sexuality.
HealthInsite is a healthdirectAustralia health information service. The website provides a range of reliable and up-to-date information about health and linkages to resources and organisations. It aims to improve the health of Australians by providing easy access to quality information about human health.