Health and Wellbeing Committee

The Huon Valley Health and Wellbeing Committee:

  • Creates a consultative link between the community, service providers and key stakeholders and the Huon Valley Council by providing a mechanism for feedback and promoting communication
  • Collaboratively identifies and implements measures to enhance the health and wellbeing of the Huon Valley community, supporting the Huon Valley Health and Wellbeing Strategy,
  • Actions, where appropriate, Health and Wellbeing issues of importance and priority to the community, and
  • Identifies funding opportunities for relevant health and wellbeing projects and to contribute to submissions.

The Committee works with the Huon Valley Council, stakeholders and the wider community to:

  • Support the implementation of the Huon Valley Health and Wellbeing Strategy,
  • Assist in identifying emerging health and wellbeing priorities and trends for the Huon Valley community,
  • Support Council with advocacy on and promotion of health and wellbeing matters,
  • Act as a consultative and communicative link between the community and the Huon Valley Council, and
  • Strengthen partnerships across member organisations and other relevant networks and organisations.

2020 Expressions of Interest

For general enquiries, support with your application, or to find out other ways for engaging  please contact Huon Valley Council’s Health and Wellbeing Officer, Julie Gordon by phone on (03) 6264 0300 or hvc@huonvalley.tas.gov.au .

Applications may be submitted by mail or email no later than 5pm on Friday 17 January 2020

Huon Valley Council

40 Main Street

Huonville  TAS  7109

Phone: (03) 6264 0300

Expression of Interest Form

HEALTH & WELLBEING STRATEGY

Terms of Reference

2020 COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chair

Councillor Juarne Bird

Community Representatives

Dr Jo Topp

Denae Cotter

Paula Swatman

Sophie Duggan

Jo-Anne Bateman

Organisational Representatives

David Gutteridge (Huonville Library)

Margie Kirk (SETAC)

Allison Bligh (Maxima Group)

Deirdre McGowan (Huon Valley Health Centre