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Healthy South West

Healthy South West Consist of two networks of member agencies working in partnership to improve south west towns and communities levels of; physical activity, healthy eating, breastfeeding and oral health behaviour.

The networks are:



Together the networks established a four year integrated action plan, based on a community consultation process and a review of evidence based practice.

Partnership Model:

Members agree to align effort, build community and partner capacity through group training, local resource development, benchmarking success, and the sharing of lessons learnt with PCP staff support.


are owned by the member agencies, who deliver multiple approaches across multiple settings (early year’s services, schools, workplaces and community) as part of a whole of community approach. Solutions provided to key settings include:



Winner of the Victorian Dept. of Education 2015 Outstanding leadership for Health and Wellbeing Early Years Award.

Lunch Box Blitz Primary school lesson plans & resources.

161 organisational policies developed and enacted

For a detailed review of the partnership impacts please refer to the:

2015 Impacts Report       2015 Case Study
2014 Impacts Report       2014 Case Study

For more information contact Lynda Smith
(03) 5564 5807