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Free social skills group for youth with autism

Thu 31 Jan 2019
Official Government figures show that 1 in 68 children have an autism diagnosis, and the latest research shows that rates of autism are approximately 1-2 percent. Statistics show that boys are almost four times more likely to receive an accurate autism diagnosis than girls – a prominent gender...
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5 ways to protect your children online

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Over 65% of teens have experienced cyber bullying . And 1 in 4 parents are overwhelmed with technology and don't know what to do ow where to start. The digital world is a dynamic and complex space to navigate for adults, teenagers and children - how do we keep our children safe from the dangers...

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Remembering the 2009 Victorian bushfires

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Almost 10 years ago, Victorians lived through the worst heatwave and bushfires in our nation’s history – the Black Saturday bushfires, which swept across Victoria in February 2009.Tragically, 173 people lost their lives in the fires and the heatwave saw deaths increase by 374 people. Many more...

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Our 10 most popular articles of 2018 as rated by you

Fri 25 Jan 2019
:Last year the Inspiro blog received over 50,000 page views, an amazing number for a local commnity health organisation. Without your support it wouldn't have been possible, thanks for tuning in. Here are our 10 most popular articles from 2018 (excluding our jobs available articles) as voted by...
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1 in 6 Australians have hearing loss - 11 signs you might be one of them...

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Currently 1 in 6 people in Australia have hearing loss! Surprisingly, Australians are delaying having their hearing checked an average of 7 years after noticing a hearing lossTo make sure you're not one of them we've partnered with Australian Hearing to provide free hearing tests on 12th...

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Who can access the NDIS and who is eligible for the NDIS?

Wed 23 Jan 2019

This article is about accessing NDIS funding in Victoria. For accessing NDIS funding in NSW, QLD, the ACT, TAS, WA or SA click here. You can then follow the links to find out if NDIS funding is currently available in your area.To access the NDIS in Victoria, you must:

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3 new roles available at Inspiro Health

Fri 18 Jan 2019

Last year Inspiro listed and filled over 40 roles. If you'd like to receive our job advertisements first click here. We currently have three roles available including a volunteer role. The three roles are: Senior Promotion Officer, Dentist, and Interlink Volunteer. 

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Local strawberry, blueberry and raspberry farm open to public

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Inspiro has dietitians to help improve your health and eating choices. Our dietitians recommend eating healthy, fresh food., In Australia, the government's dietary guidelines recommend five serves of veggies per day (a serve is defined as approx 75grams) and two serves of fruit per day (a serve...

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Get a $25 gift voucher for your feedback

Thu 10 Jan 2019
Come along to a 60 minute community feedback session at Inspiro Lilydale and we will provide you with delicious catering and give you a $25 Coles Myer gift card as a thank you. Inspiro will be conducting 60 minute group discussions with people from the community to find out more about their...
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Interchange Outer East Carer Support Groups NDIS

Wed 2 Jan 2019

Inspiro will be running an NDIS info session as part of the Interchange Outer East Carer Support Groups activities for parents and carers of a child or young adult with a disability.

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How to protect children's teeth with enamel problems

Tue 1 Jan 2019

Less teeth enamel can occur in children from birth or can develop soon after. Kids with less teeth enamel (hypomineralisation) need special dental care, and diagnosing teeth enamel problems in children at an early age is key to preventing serious teeth problems. Cathy Imperial, Inspiro oral...

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