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cohealth in the media

3 Oct 2021The AgeHelp amid the heartache as Afghan refugees begin their new lives
6 Sep 2021The Age‘You feel like it’s all your fault’: When a family is struck down by COVID
3 Sep 2021The Guardian‘Willing as anyone’: Covid vaccine hub in Melbourne town hall to help homeless access jabs
2 Sep 2021The AdvocateThe Advocate Podcast featuring special guest Danny Jeffcote from Cohealth
31 Aug 2021The Age‘I tell them, it didn’t kill me’: Vaccination hub for homeless opens
25 Aug 2021The AdvocateYou don’t have to have an addiction to have an overdose
23 Aug 2021Al Jazeera Australia’s ‘revolving door’ of prison and homelessness
21 Aug 2021SBS newsThe community leaders fighting the COVID-19 pandemic one vaccine myth at a time
2 Aug 2021Star WeeklyPop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Footscray
30 Jul 2021ANMF Vic40 years of community care: meet Helen Chakman
23 Jul 2021The Age – FacebookPop-up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic
22 Jul 20217NewsPop-up vaccine clinics for Vic homeless
13 Jul 2021The Guardian‘Cooking is a way for me to share my love’: recipes from Melbourne public housing residents
11 Jul 2021ABC News BreakfastHow a cookbook brought Melbourne’s inner-city public housing community together
6 Jul 2021The Age‘We’re all like one big family’: When footy really is more than a game
4 Jul 2021Star ObserverQueer Refugees in Australia Struggle With Visibility and Support
3 Jul 2021Probono AustraliaThe power of cooking to support community wellbeing
10 Jun 2021ABC NewsCold chain nurse uses esky to transport COVID-19 vaccines to pop-up clinics in Melbourne
10 Jun 2021ABC Radio MelbourneCold chain nurse uses esky to transport COVID-19 vaccines to pop-up clinics in Melbourne
7 Jun 2021The AgeExposure sites back above 300 as CBD tram, fast food outlets added
5 Jun 2021Joy FMAzlan from cohealth’s Elevate program
30 May 20213RRREat It
25 May 2021SBS DatelineBattle for the Vaccine Hesitant
25 May 2021SBS OnlineInside Australia’s fight against vaccine misinformation 
11 May 2021CroakeyWrapping health and healthcare reaction to a “three star” budget
11 May 2021Star WeeklySmile Squad on the road
5 May 2021CroakeyHealth and medical leaders urge the Prime Minister to act on climate crisis
25 Ap 2021The Age‘I turned my scars into strength’: Victoria gets LGBTI homelessness support
4 Apr 2021The AgeThe shot messengers: public housing residents trained to advise on vaccines
1 Apr 2021TodayCommunity: part one. Health, social housing and building relationships
25 Mar 2021SBS NewsHealth Concierges improve COVID-19 messaging in public housing
20 Mar 2021ABC NewsResidents of Melbourne’s hard tower lockdowns mobilise against off-radar COVID misinformation
02 Mar 2021Nine NewsVictoria’s mental health system operates in ‘crisis mode’, royal commission finds
02 Mar 2021CroakeyVictoria’s Mental Health Royal Commission promises to transform “failed system”
28 Feb 2021North West City NewsPublic housing residents take up health work
28 Feb 2021The Sydney Morning HeraldFaith leaders urged to spread word amid calls for churches to be used as vaccination hubs
24 Feb 2021CBD NewsTracking high-risk COVID locations
10 Feb 2021ABC NewsMelbourne’s Ethiopian community initiative gives hand-up to businesses doing it tough during COVID-19
17 Dec 2020ABC Life MattersThe right to sex when you live with disability
16 Dec 2020The Sydney Morning HeraldPeer navigators help connect LGBTQIA+ people with health services
16 Nov 2020 SBS NewsResidents of Melbourne’s public housing towers are now delivering in-language coronavirus advice
16 Nov 2020The Canberra TimesHealth, business backs Vic housing plan
15 Nov 2020SBS NewsResidents of Melbourne’s public housing towers are now delivering in-language coronavirus advice
15 Nov 2020Yahoo NewsCommunity role in vital Vic COVID testing
14 Nov 2020ABC NewsFunding direct job creation is boosting people out of disadvantage and experts want a national policy on it
14 Nov 2020The Age‘This will change lives’: $5.3 billion social-housing construction blitz
14 Nov 2020The AgeThe unheralded workers helping keep Melbourne COVID-free
9 Oct 20203AWHow a community group helped crush COVID-19 in Melbourne’s west
8 Oct 2020Leader Community NewsMelbourne Covid cases: Only four new cases in Melbourne’s north and west
22 Sep 2020NITCommunity program keeping Indigenous Victorians connected during lockdown
16 Sep 2020ABC Radio National BreakfastSocial factors preventing COVID-positive patients from quarantining
16 Sep 2020ABC Radio National PMNot for profit community health group program is thought to have saved the lives of some people who needed urgent medical
15 Sep 2020ABC OnlineIndigenous communities in Melbourne work hard to spread spread coronavirus message
15 Sep 2020The AgeNew program helps high-risk communities self-isolate
10 Aug  2020The Age‘State of purgatory’: Centrelink office in Abbotsford given six-month lifeline
5 Aug  20203RRR radio Interview with Chris Turner (Executive Lead Capability at cohealth) about connecting clients experiencing homelessness with mobile phones, iPads and data (tune in at 30min mark)
1 Aug  2020Sunday AgeThe street smart start-up with news you can use
22 Jul  2020The Age Need for masks for masks for Melbourne’s homeless, refugees and asylum seekers (scroll down halfway)
15 Jul  2020ABC TV Psychologists say Victoria’s return to lockdown has created a perfect storm for young people already
14 Jul  2020Huffington PostHealthcare workers says she was denied medication during hard lockdown
10 Jul  2020Australian Doctor GP shares what it’s like to work in Melbourne’s locked down tower
10 Jul  2020Croakey Opinion by cohealth CE Nicole Bartholomeusz: Record COVID cases in Victoria amid scrutiny of hotel quarantining, public housing lockdown
10 Jul  2020ABC TV News Breakfast cohealth’s Dr Bronwyn Wells interviewed about our support of public housing residents in hard lockdown
7 Jul  2020ABC Online Melbourne residents in coronavirus hard lockdown fear for health impacts in public housing towers  
6 Jul 2020ABC RN Drive Melbourne residents in hard lockdown want faster testing
5 Jul 2020Sunday Age Young South Sudanese leaders share pain of unfounded COVID blame


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