Here are some health awareness events and resources for March complied by the Work Health and Safety Unit:
Melanoma March – Marching for a cure – raise awareness and funds to find a cure for melanoma.
Clean Up Australia Day – 1 March – inspires and empowers communities to clean up, fix up and conserve our environment.
World Kidney Day – 10 March – an annual global campaign to raise awareness of the importance of our kidneys.
World’s Greatest Shave (Leukemia) – 10-13 March – get sponsored to shave your hair to help people with blood cancer.
From 1 February 2016, all University premises and sites, including all buildings, structures, car parks, outdoor areas and vehicles will be a smoke-free, fresh air zone, except for a selected number of specifically designated outdoor areas. Further information available on the WHS Unit website.
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Oasis – A University Centre for hospitality, wellbeing and inclusive spirituality that aims to inspire a culture of care
Flinders One Fitness also runs health and fitness programs with special offers.
General WHS and health information –
- Quitline SA
- Work life balance
- WHS Consultation
- Revolutionary way to treat cancer
- Australian experts tackle Zika virus
- Back pain
Please visit the WHS Unit Health and Wellbeing website for more information.