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Health Conditions

Our Priorities » Health Conditions » Primary School

Health Conditions

Primary School

Our primary school curriculum based modules focus on issues around food and nutrition, personal safety, physical activity, cybersafety, safety with medicine and legal drugs; tobacco, alcohol and caffeine.
Cancer Council 13 11 20 is a free, confidential telephone information and support service run by Cancer Councils in each state and territory.
Asthma Australia ACT provides online asthma training and resources for early childhood Educators and school staff. We support schools to create Asthma Friendly environments and help people with asthma to breathe better.
Arthritis & Osteoporosis ACT
Healthy Bones Week is conducted annually in August to promote the prevention of early onset of osteoporosis by teaching children to adopt three healthy habits: consuming adequate levels of calcium in the diet; obtaining enough vitamin D (ideally from sunlight on the skin); and doing weight bearing exercise.
Our national resource for school staff, Cancer in the School Community, provides information and tips to help you navigate all stages of cancer. Anailable in print and online.