In western Sydney we are working
with our community to meet healthcare
We have one of the fastest growing
populations in Australia with the most
pre-school aged children.
Our community is the most ethnically and
culturally diverse in NSW. We also have one
of the largest urban aboriginal populations.
We face a rising demand for health
services and increasingly complex
Our community faces some worrying
health trends. These include childhood
obesity, diabetes, rising mental health
issues and conditions related to aging.
The resulting demands place enormous
pressure on healthcare resources and the
ability to respond with sustainable, quality
Our community’s future health and wellbeing
depends on our ability to meet these
and other emerging healthcare needs.
We are working in an increasingly complex,
changing and challenging environment with
limited resource. Like other Local Health
Districts we need to deliver the best services
possible and use our resources wisely.
To succeed in this environment WSLHD
needs the best people, teams, technology,
systems, partnerships, leadership and