Health and Wellbeing

Adult adjusting child’s mask.

This portfolio focuses on advocating issues relating to the health and wellbeing of rural and remote student of all ages, from preschool to tertiary.  This includes areas such as Telehealth, mental health, Allied Health services and IPTAAS.

Currently ICPA-NSW are helping members whose children board interstate and are dealing with cross border issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Information for the Health and Wellbeing portfolio

HEALTH AND WELLBEING PORTFOLIO REPORTS

Updated: Friday, 2 April 2021

Health and Wellbeing Portfolio Reports

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Useful Links and Resources for Health and Wellbeing

Updated: Sunday, 4 April 2021

Useful Links and Resources to help our families with Health and Wellbeing.

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Dec 2020 — Rural Health Submission

Updated: Saturday, 3 April 2021

Inquiry into health outcomes and access to health and hospital services in rural, regional and remote New South Wales

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Aug 2020 — Remote Education Forgotten in Border Closures

Updated: Sunday, 14 March 2021

Border closures in SA, QLD and NSW/VIC are causing unnecessary hardship on remote children due to the conditions of entry across the borders.

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Feb 2021—Joint Media Release — COVID Border Barriers to Education

Updated: Sunday, 14 March 2021

Covid border barriers to education can’t become the new normal.

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May 2020 —Joint ICPA NT & ICPA-NSW Media Release —Remote Boarding Students in SA

Updated: Sunday, 14 March 2021

ICPA-NSW & NT are pleading for sensible approach to bush students who attend boarding school in South Australia.

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