CHIRP News

COVID 19 fact sheets

For up-to-date information about COVID-19 visit the DHHS website –  or call the 24 hour hotline on 1800 675 398. Here are some useful fact sheets about testing, self-isolation and reducing the risk of transmission. Fact Sheet – What can you do to stay safe from Coronavirus What happens when you get tested_Poster_A4 Factsheet – […]

Written by on July 28, 2020

CHIRP Opening Hours

CHIRP Community Health doors are open during business hours Monday to Friday, except between 12.30pm and 1.30pm each day. On Fridays our doors close at 4.30pm. We continue to deliver most services by Telehealth, except critical clinical services which are being provided face to face.

Written by on June 3, 2020

MHFA in September

Heather Steele has planned a Mental Health First Aid course for the 7th & 8th September  2020, COVID19 restrictions allowing. More details closer to the time. MHFA Sept 2020

Written by on May 19, 2020

Media Release: Maintaining your emotional health during COVID-19

CHIRP Community Health continues to deliver valued services to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. This unique event will be impacting people in many different ways such as increased economic hardship, limits to freedom of movement and curtailed social opportunities. CHIRP CEO Dianne Couch wants the local community to know that “counsellors are still available […]

Written by on May 15, 2020

Media release: CPR & First Aid Courses

Date: 4th May 2020. CHIRP Community Health has adapted delivery of First Aid and CPR courses in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines for employees who need it for their work. “CPR and First Aid Courses can now be delivered online, with an individual assessment on-site that follows social distancing guidelines” says Bronwyn Grieve, Community Health Nurse […]

Written by on May 7, 2020

Healthy Heart of Victoria Mount Alexander

CHIRP Community Health are a partner in Healthy Heart of Victoria Mount Alexander. This collaboration aims to create places that are safe, inclusive, accessible, and more active through thoughtful additions and changes that include: ★ activation of non-traditional recreation spaces ★ increased participation in physical activity by our communities right across the lifespan ★ community ownership […]

Written by on December 10, 2019