Better Access to Lifestyle Modification Program

Aim:

This project aims to reduce rural and remote health disparity by increasing participation in lifestyle modification programs.

Objectives:

In rural and remote communities (RA 2-5):
1.    Increase health professional referral/self-referral
2.    Improve lifestyle modification program enrollments

Strategies:

1.    Health professional upskilling – Resources, knowledge/skill, social prescribing
2.    Community development - Health education
3.    Integration - Formalised referral pathways


This project is funded by the Australian Department of Health as part of the Rural Health Outreach Fund (RHOF)

Note: The project has been designed with stakeholders in the Darling Downs region, however, resources could be transferable to any rural and remote community of Queensland.

Click here to download the Lifestyle Modification Program Directory- Darling Downs Region

Click here to download the Lifestyle Modification Program Poster with Weblinks