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  Before I got involved with this project I just sat in all day, every day. It was depressing, but now I’ve got something to look forward to and I’ve made some good friends ...   Everton in the Community (Everton Football Clubs official charity) has operated the Premi...
2/10/2012 4:47:13 PM
  Benefits included increased appetite, increased socialisation with family and other residents, increased cognition, and increased mood...   It may seem unusual to think of men being a 'minority group' but that can be the case when a man enters aged care residentia...
9/10/2012 12:30:59 PM
In 2014, there are approximately 950 men's sheds around the country and the movement has proven so successful that it has become an accepted model for meeting the needs of older men's health and wellbeing. The Riverstone Men's Shed is one example among many that has successf...
9/26/2012 2:51:38 PM
  In what ways can health services ensure that they better understand and meet the health needs of men?...   The Victorian Department Of Health has taken a positive approach towards male health and recognises that there is a gendered difference in male health outcomes ...
8/22/2012 12:11:45 PM
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) is the peak national body for prostate cancer in Australia. The PCFA is dedicated to reducing the impact of prostate cancer on Australian men, their partners, families and the wider community. The Ambassador Program trains peopl...
5/13/2013 4:16:05 PM
Introduction There is strong evidence to support that men's self-identity often comes from paid employment. If men feel valued at work and the work they do is fulfilling or if they are forced to retire early, retirement may be detrimental to their health. When men leave the ... 10/6/2015 10:12:26 AM
  The program has clearly assisted building and construction workers identify their health issues - and participants support and are enthusiastic about the process...   The innovative Tradies Tune Up program has been developed to raise awareness of personal preventativ...
9/27/2012 10:08:08 PM
Introduction Many Australians spend more than a third of their day at work and often endure long commutes, in addition some men are obliged to undertake the most dangerous and strenuous work in unsafe environments. Factors contributing to work stress include: high demands, l... 10/21/2014 11:11:15 AM
  These sessions are specifically designed to meet the needs of the men in a group setting where fathers-to-be share their experiences amongst their peers...   The Dads 2 Bee program aims to increase opportunities and health services for men in the Hawkesbury Area by e...
7/16/2012 5:04:05 PM
When his newborn son passed away in 2010, Garry Sillett found how that there was little in the way of support services that really understood the trauma and grief that he was experiencing.  There were numerous services that were well-rehearsed in providing for mothers. When ...
7/24/2012 3:53:06 PM
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