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Resources for Professionals


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Smoke Free | Healthy Eating Active Living | Key Partnerships | Healthy Older People | Immunisation | Communicable Diseases | Immunisation | Environmental Health

Smoke Free


Smoking Cessation Factsheets

Inpatient Smoking Information

If you are a patient planning an admission to a WSLHD hospital, this brochure will explain the smoke-free policy in place at all NSW Health facilities and strategies for smokers to manage a hospital visit.

Inpatient's smoke-free brochure

NSW Health Guidelines for Managing Nicotine Dependence in Hospitals

NSW Health Guidelines

Useful Links

Healthy Eating Active Living

1. General information

2. Reports

3. Healthy Living Tips

4. For Health Professionals

The Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service is a free confidential, phone-based service which helps participants reach their own healthy lifestyle goals. Find out more about the Service, including who is eligible, why and how you can refer your patients, and start building a healthier community today.

5. For food retailers

6. Catering and fundraising

Partnerships and Healthy Places

Downloadable Documents

Primary & Secondary School Resources:

Tertiary Education Links

Local Government / Healthy Built Environments Links:

Legal Aid

Healthy Older People


Stepping On Registration Form:

Local health professionals present specific topic areas with the latest evidence/information such as medication, vision and safe footwear. Each session provides time for discussing issues, action planning and includes homework eg. incorporating program learning into daily activities.

Stepping On program is conducted in partnership with 35 government and non-government organisations with the aim of working towards sustainability of the program.

Download referral and registration forms for your eligible clients:

Healthy and Active website

Balance and Strength Fridge Magnet


Like to do some balance and strength exercises at home? Print these off and put on your fridge.

The Balance and Strength Fridge Magnet includes four simple balance and strength exercises:

  • heel raises 
  • half squats 
  • walking sideways,  and 
  • knee lift

This exercise sheet is available in the following languages:


Useful Links

Communicable Diseases

Useful Links

Environmental Health

Useful links