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There is a growing body of research that demonstrates the importance of developing environments within health services that demonstrate a readiness to welcome and engage with males. Within different contexts, the things that services should do will differ but generally they ...
2/12/2013 12:15:14 PM
Joseph Fleming graduated in 1995 from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Social Work (post-graduate) with the majority in child protection, adult and youth mental health, tertiary education and corrections. As a result of his practice, Joseph had develope...
6/12/2014 10:49:27 AM
  One factor recognised by service providers is that some men may be managing quite well by their own estimation....   This study is about older men who are physically frail or have a disability, and their access to home and community care (HACC) services in NSW. The ...
7/10/2012 5:12:58 PM
Addressing the issue of suicide is a complex and detailed challenge.  This research project investigated the factors and backgrounds behind a group of male suicides on the Central Coast of New South Wales up to 2010. It revealed that the individuals' decisions to end their ...
7/18/2012 4:38:40 PM
This review provides an excellent summary of the current state of male Aboriginal health, outling factors, influences and health outcomes. It covers: Historical and contemporary influences The context of indigenous male health Mortality Hospita...
8/1/2012 4:19:42 PM
It is revealing to compare the different approaches used by governments across the world when addressing public health, especially in male health.  Many governments still barely recognise that male health is even an issue. This document provides a useful overview of the ap...
8/6/2012 4:30:24 PM
With girls seemingly unaffected by their fathers working 55 hours or more per week, the study also found that, by comparison, working hours of mothers had little impact on children. Child behaviour was measured in kids at the ages of five, eight and ten. Researchers are calli...
6/13/2014 9:13:14 AM
  Programs can be very successful if they take an active approach to the needs of men...    The subject of how to bring in more men to programs of all kinds is one that has been asked by many facilitators. It can be challenging to find effective ways to target, rea...
7/3/2012 2:49:30 PM
"MHERV is a unique project with no other similar service offered throughout New South Wales..." The Men's Health Educational Rural Van (MHERV) was developed by the Community Nursing Team at Mudgee Health Service. MHERV is a mobile, men’s health check up and information se...
12/22/2011 12:07:07 PM
  The healthiest Australian employees are almost three times more productive than their unhealthy colleagues..."   These resource kits offer a set of practical guides and resources towards improving levels of active and incidental physical activity in the workplace. ...
8/9/2012 2:55:30 PM
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