health update

coronavirus (COVID-19)

Find out where to get tested for COVID-19 at cohealth.

For general information about COVID-19 call the Victorian Government’s dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398. You can ask for an interpreter in your language.

Some appointments and health services will stop or change to reduce the risk of transmission. For more information, go to cancellations and appointments.

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Delivering essentials to a caravan park residents during COVID-19

Published: 18th September 2020

cohealth's Homelessness and Health Support team provides outreach services to residents at caravan parks and rooming houses. Homelessness Community Support Worker Josh Gliwa says people on low incomes are often pushed into rooming houses and caravan parks because it’s all they can afford. “These types of accommodation are too often...

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Bonds donates masks for vulnerable cohealth clients

Published: 12th September 2020

With mandatory face coverings likely to continue for some months, cohealth made a public call-out for donations of masks for their vulnerable clients and Bonds has responded with an offer of 5,000 reusable masks. Thanks to the donation, cohealth is now distributing the masks to people experiencing homelessness, clients from...

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International Overdose Awareness Day

Published: 31st August 2020

International Overdose Awareness Day, observed yearly on 31 August, is a global effort to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It is also an opportunity to take action and spread the message that overdose death is preventable. As one of Victoria’s largest community health organisations, cohealth provides a...

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cohealth launches next Stretch Reconciliation Action Plan

Published: 27th August 2020

Since cohealth’s inception in 2014, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing has been a priority. With a strong history of commitment to human rights and reconciliation, cohealth is proud to launch the implementation of the 2020–2023 Stretch Reconciliation Action Plan. The development of cohealth’s 2020–2023 Stretch RAP commenced...

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