Dead or Deadly - Aboriginal Women’s Health & Wellbeing Program

About Dead or Deadly:
Is a holistic health promotion initiative designed by and for Aboriginal women in the Shoalhaven region.

Dead or Deadly delivers a number of outcomes for its clients including healthy lifestyle changes, strengthening of community, building support networks, profiling Aboriginal voices, and social and emotional well-being support and improvements. The holistic, relationship-based model of Dead or Deadly enables it to address numerous health and related life issues, while creating pathways to and opportunities for Waminda’s other health and clinical services to support these clients.

Dead, or Deadly is a holistic health program encompassing but not limited to these components:

·         Lifestyle Medicine

·         Smoking Cessation

·         Weight Wellness

·         Yarning groups

·         Holistic Health

·         Physical activity / exercise

Our team:
The Dead or Deadly team have 3 Personal Trainers, an Aboriginal Health Worker and 2 program support workers. Our team are experienced and qualified to tailor to the needs of our clients

What we do:
Dead, or Deadly
enables Waminda to deliver health services according to a social model of health. The Dead or Deadly way is effectively leading to positive changes in their clients’ health and wellbeing, including physical health and related factors such as employment, self-esteem, family, education and strengthening cultural identity and connection. Dead or Deadly has been recognized in Parliament as a unique outstanding  initiative that actually  ‘closes  the gap’ between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australians.

Who can access Dead or Deadly?:
Aboriginal women and women with Aboriginal families.

We have created a safe, fun, culturally appropriate space for these women to heal, improve their health and well-being and to create opportunities to grow to their potential.

How to access Dead or Deadly:
To find out more or engage with this program please call the Plunkett Street Team on: 0448 848 427 or Waminda reception : (02) 4421 7400

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To find out more or engage with this program please call the Plunkett Street Team on: 0448 848 427 or Waminda reception : (02) 4421 7400

Where we are: (see map below)

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DEAD OR DEADLY WALLAGA LAKE

DEAD OR DEADLY WALLAGA LAKE

DEAD OR DEADLY COOMADITCHIE

DEAD OR DEADLY COOMADITCHIE