On Wednesday 2 March, Carlton Football Club visited Maryborough as part of their community camp. MDHS in conjunction with Maryborough Rotary hosted a family violence information session attended by players. Pictured is Matthew Krueuzer, Simon White & Ciaran Sheehan with MDHS staff who are proud supporters of the local #SayNO2familyviolence campaign.
Grade one students from Dunolly Primary School have been “buddying up” with clients from Maryborough District Health Service’s (MDHS) Dunolly Planned Activity Group (PAG). The schools grade one students have been paying regular visits to the Dunolly Planned Activity Group visits throughout the year. For the whole year grade one students have visited the MDHS […]
MDHS is developing and expanding the services on offer from the Wellness & Support Centre. The newest addition to the Wellness Centre program is a Nurse led clinic conducted by Community Health Nurses on Tuesday afternoons. The clinic will provide blood pressure checks, diabetes and general health checks as well as information and referrals to […]
If there’s one thing everyone with an interest in nutrition agrees on, it’s to eat more vegetables! MDHS Dietitians are supporting National Nutrition Week Oct 12th-18th by encouraging everyone to commit to eating five serves of vegetables every day as part of the “Try For 5” Challenge. To Participate: ‘Like’ the MDHS Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Maryboroughdistricthealthservice […]
Maryborough District Health Service, as the lead provider of allied and community health services in the Central Goldfields Shire, has recently introduced Tai Chi, a new program delivered from within the Wellness and Support Centre as well as other locations in the Shire. MDHS staff members Margaret Phillips and Brendan Dridan are qualified Tai Chi […]
Each year just before the Winter chills set in, the Department of Health conducts an immunisation campaign supplying free influenza vaccine to public hospitals, health care workers and vulnerable people in the community. This year the Maryborough District Health Service Flu Vaccination Campaign not only achieved the Department of Health minimum requirement of vaccination of […]