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Melbourne Plus Activity template

Started Apr 20, 2021


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Melbourne Plus Capability Community Engagement
Open to All students
Activity type Voluntary
Time commitment 10-15 hours training; various health events over 1 year
Intake Competitive – Approximately 30 students per year
Key Dates
  • Recruitment: December
  • Selection: mid-January
  • Training: late-January
  • Events: Throughout semester
  • Program completion: November


The Peer Health Advocates (PHAs) are a group of students from a variety of faculties who share a passion for health and wellness by promoting and raising awareness of healthy, active lifestyles and planning wellbeing events and projects.

The PHAs aim to:

  • Promote healthy, active lifestyles in a positive, fun and engaging way
  • Raise awareness about the UoM health and wellbeing services
  • Plan health and wellbeing events and projects
  • Attend training, such as Mental Health First Aid
  • Learn about the latest health information, initiatives and services.

You'll catch the PHAs at a range of events and campaigns such as O-Week, Respect Week, R U OK Day, Mental Health Week, SWOTVAC Wellbeing and many more!

Find more information on the Peer Health Advocate Program here.


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