Volunteer Walking Group Coordinator!

The Wellington Primary Care Partnership has been successful in recruiting a member of the community to fill the role of Volunteer Walking Group Coordinator!

We are please to announce that we have a bright, enthusiastic member of the Wellington community who has hit the ground running and has already started up two new walking groups in Seaspray and Golden Beach! If you would like to find out more about walking groups in your area, please follow this link to the Heart Foundation Walking website to search your local area! Heart Foundation – Find a Walk

If you have an interest in the health and wellbeing of the Wellington Community and would like to get involved with organising Heart Foundation Walking Groups please feel free to contact Megan Barnes, Health Promotion Officer at the Wellington Primary Care Partnership, on 5143 8843 or megan.barnes@cghs.com.au.

PCP Role

The Wellington Primary Care Partnership is committed to community, consumer and carer participation in practice.

PCP staff are available to support member agencies, providing a key role in capacity building and organisational workforce development, with a range of resources including:

  • Facilitating Community Participation Working Groups for specific projects.
  • Developing and maintaining a Register of Consumer Groups which, with due process, may be accessed by member agencies when planning, implementing or evaluating programs.
  • Policy and procedure development, support and advice.
  • Providing training workshops for member agencies and others.
  • Support in the design, implementation and analysis of evaluation processes and strategies.
  • Providing a pool of evaluators to conduct focus groups or other forms of evaluation.
  • Distribution of relevant resources.
  • Advising on best practice in community participation.