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Health Conditions

Secondary School

Asthma Foundation ACT provides asthma training and resources for school staff. We support schools to create Asthma Friendly environments and help people with asthma to breathe better.
McGrath Foundation provides Curve Lurve, a FREE High Schools resource for Year 7-12 promoting breast and body awareness in young people. Our Curve Lurve resources have been reviewed and updated in 2017 and can now be accessed online.
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.
An information booklet for young women promoting hepatitis awareness and prevention through an age appropriate focus on blood awareness and body art.
An information booklet for young men promoting hepatitis awareness and prevention through an age appropriate focus on blood awareness and body art.
A teaching resource about hepatitis. This is designed for teachers of high school and college students. It includes classroom activities, black line masters and information about hepatitis.