Happy Jean Hailes Women’s Health Week 2016! Have you ever asked yourself ‘Am I normal?’ 5-9 September is a week to focus on your health and have some of these questions answered. This week the foundation will focus on women’s weight, body image, sex and relationships, mental health.[Read More…]
Welcome to Leichhardt Women's Community Health CentreLeichhardt Women's Community Health Centre provides low-cost and affordable medical, allied and complementary health care and education to improve women's health. We are non-government and not for profit. Many of our services are funded through NSW Health and some services are fee based.
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In just a couple of weeks a dynamic duo of health expertise (our naturopath Ses and nurse Anna-Lucia) is presenting a workshop on Menopause and Sexuality. The workshop is designed for women who are approaching menopause or struggling with its symptoms… In this short, practical afternoon, women will[Read More…]
The Edna Ryan Awards recognise women who are successful in their own field and are making a feminist difference in this world. They are for women whose activity advances the status of women; the battlers and unsung heroines who show commitment and determination. Over the years[Read More…]
BreastScreen NSW’s website has loads of information about breast health, mammograms and risks for breast cancer. They also have some brochures – like those about early detection and family history – in 11 different languages. Click here to find out more: http://www.breastscreen.nsw.gov.au/publications#index=10&keywords=&categoryName=&language=
Did you know that HIV is now a manageable health condition, if detected early and treatment is started early? Women are at risk of poor health outcomes when it comes to HIV because women with HIV are often not aware they’re at risk of contracting the virus and therefore they’re[Read More…]