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Know Injury eNews | June 2021

Know Injury eNews | June 2021

By Injury Matters • June 7th, 2021

In this edition of the Know Injury eNews (June 2021): Family and Domestic Violence Webinar, Updated Injury Resources, Elder Abuse Recognition and Response in Older Adults, Emerging Issues in Alcohol Policy, WA State Trauma Conference 2022, and more!

Shire of Harvey Community Safety and Crime prevention workshop

By Injury Matters • May 25th, 2021

Over 50 stakeholders including representations from the Department of Justice, WA Police, St John Ambulance, Youth workers, local schools, WA Community Health Service, Headspace and Injury Matters, as well as interested community members attended the Community Safety and Crime Prevention workshop hosted by the Shire of Harvey on Thursday 13th May. The workshop involved smallmore…

Family and Domestic Violence webinar

By Injury Matters • May 24th, 2021

On the 18th May 2021, Injury Matters joined with WALGA and the Local Government Community Safety Network to present a webinar on the role that Local Governments have in the primary prevention of family and domestic violence. The wonderful presenters reminded us that stopping family and domestic violence starts with leadership. Additionally, they provided usefulmore…

Know Injury eNews | May 2021

By Injury Matters • May 12th, 2021

Know Injury eNews | May 2021 | Know Injury in WA

Know Injury Resource Data Update

By Injury Matters • April 23rd, 2021

Injury affects everyone across the state of Western Australia, some disproportionately compared to others, and across varying injury topics. Understanding the incidence of injury topics and who the high-risk population groups are is a vital step in reducing the impact of injury in WA.   Injury Matters, through the Know Injury program, has recently updated our range of resources regarding the incidence of injury across the state and within the different regions of WA. more…