The NSW Healthy Eating and Active Living Strategy 2013-2018 provides a whole of government framework to promote and support healthy eating and active living in NSW and to reduce the impact of lifestyle-related chronic disease.
The Environmental Health Branch works in collaboration with the public health network which is a network of 16 public health units, each with a dedicated environmental health section.
The majority of smokers would like to quit smoking. More than half of all smokers intend to quit smoking within the next six months and over 80% of smokers have tried at some time in the past to quit smoking.
Many women and girls have different health and wellbeing needs and experiences than affect men and boys.
NSW Health has an important role in helping women and girls to fulfil their potential at every stage of their lives.
Your Room provides information about some of the most commonly used drugs affecting Australians, including facts about the physical and psychological effects, what you should do in an emergency, and support and treatment options.
The NSW Healthy Workers Initiative is an innovative program that encourages and supports workplaces to offer a range of workplace health promotion initiatives to improve the health-related lifestyles of working adults.