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Posts for June 2021

Jul 08 2021

A New Learning Portal for Practices

Yesterday we introduced a new online education and training platform available free of charge to health professionals and their support staff in our region. Your Practice Portal provides unlimited access to a wide range of eLearning modules, live and on-demand webinars, and resources.

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Jul 02 2021

Grass-roots Community Grants support bushfire affected communities in our region

As part of the Federal Government’s $76 million ‘Supporting the Mental Health of Australians Affected by the 2019/20 Bushfires’ package, Primary Health Networks were provided with funding to support the mental health, wellbeing, resilience and recovery of communities in impacted areas through initiatives such as community grants.
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Jun 30 2021

NAIDOC Cup Celebrates 10 Years

On Friday 18 June, after being delayed due to COVID-19 last year, our region was finally able to host the 10th annual NAIDOC Cup at Hunters Field in Emu Plains.
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Jun 28 2021

Neami National to operate Penrith’s Head to Health Centre

We are pleased to announce that Neami National will operate the Penrith Adult Mental Health Centre, now called Penrith Head to Health, which is due to open in December 2021.

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Jun 15 2021

More than a word. Reconciliation takes action.

Last week, we celebrated National Reconciliation Week with a special event that included neighbouring organisations in our building. It was a chance for us to come together as a community to listen, learn, understand and further our journey towards reconciliation.

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Lizz Reay is the CEO of Wentworth Healthcare, provider of the Nepean Blue Mountains Primary Health Network. Previously Deputy CEO of Nepean Blue Mountains Medicare Local & Nepean Division of General Practice, she has an extensive background in public health.

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