Mental Health First Aid – 2nd, 3rd March 2020

Heather Steele will be conducting the popular Mental Health First Aid course in the new year. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training will teach you practical skills to support someone with a mental health problem. Make a real difference to people in your community. RSVP to Heather on, or phone Reception on 5479 1000 […]

Written by on November 20, 2019

CHIRP Health & Wellbeing Newsletter

Our latest edition of the CHIRP Health & Wellbeing Newsletter has a volunteering theme and can be viewed here: CHIRP newsletter November 2019 edition    

Written by on November 18, 2019

Local Community up in arms over possible CHIRP closure

Media Release September 18, 2019 LOCAL COMMUNITY UP IN ARMS OVER POSSIBLE CHIRP CLOSURE More than 1100 Castlemaine and district locals have called on the Victorian Government to act urgently to save CHIRP Community Health from service cuts and possible closure. A growing list of petitioners are also writing directly to the Minister for Health, […]

Written by on September 17, 2019

Volunteer driver mentors needed for local TAC L2P program

CHIRP Community Health* is currently seeking more volunteer driver mentors for its TAC L2P Program. The program matches young learner drivers with trained driver mentors who help them achieve the required 120 hours of supervised driving practise. The learners have limited or no access to a supervising driver and / or suitable vehicle. If you […]

Written by on September 2, 2019

CHIRP Community Health has a new brand!

CHIRP Community Health, registered as Castlemaine District Community Health, now has a new look and name. For the past eight months, Castlemaine District Community Health has been developing a new website and refreshing our logo. This work was funded by a small one-off grant given by the Victoria State Government and to help us with […]

Written by on August 28, 2019