Multicultural Events

Event NameDateOrganizationLanguages TargettedDescriptionCost(if any)Contact
Multicultural Health Week celebrating Love Your Heart - Women’s Hearts Matter 31/08/2017 Nepean Blue Mountains LHD Health Promotion All More Info about Event: http://www.multiculturalhealthweek.com/Article.aspx?ID=63 A Multicultural Health Week Women’s Heart Health Promotion Event. This will be run at a local health outreach pop up café. Special guest Angela Hehir from the Heart Foundation, and a local Heart Health walking group will speak about the benefits of walking. There will be a health information stall promoting Heart Health, with free stress balls provided as a reminder that stress is a contributing factor to heart problems. Time will be spent creating individual pledges for a healthier lifestyle A healthy morning tea will be served. This café is a fortnightly event that is run in partnership with Penrith City council, NBMLHD and NBMPHN and other local services. In the 2011 census 9.8% Nepean Blue Mountains LHD’s population were born in non English speaking countries. This has increase a lot over the last 6 years with many settling in and around North St Marys due to the availability of property in the area. It is run in an area of Penrith LGA which has poorer health outcomes. Healthy Morning Tea - $ 150 Resources - $275 for printed stress hearts Plates, serviettes etc. - $25 Clare Darling or Kellie Ellis 4734 3877