Cancer Council Victoria's core business is cancer control. Cancer Council conducts and supports research, as well as delivering statewide support and prevention programs and advocacy to reduce the physical and emotional burden of cancer. Its leaders are of international standing and we are significantly and positively influencing the cancer agenda in Victoria and beyond. More information at: www.cancervic.org.au
Since 1953, Diabetes Victoria has been the peak consumer body and leading charity working to reduce the impact of diabetes in the Victorian community. Diabetes Victoria’s mission is to support, empower and campaign for all Victorians affected by, or at risk of, diabetes. More information at: www.diabetesvic.org.au
The Global Obesity Centre (GLOBE) is a research group based in the Centre for Population Health Research at Deakin University. GLOBE is a designated World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention. More information at: www.deakin.edu.au/cphr/our-research/global-obesity-centre
The Victorian Health Promotion Foundation, best known as VicHealth, is a world leader in health promotion. It partners with a diverse array of organisations, communities and individuals to facilitate projects and programs that promote good health and wellbeing, and prevent ill health. VicHealth contributes to public policy, strategy and advocacy in the area of health and wellbeing and auspices in-house and funded research. It also runs campaigns aimed at educating individual Victorians to make lifestyle decisions that impact positively on their health. The organisation is globally known for its innovation and success in social, environmental and behavioural change.