Protecting your health

Summer is a great time to be outside and enjoy the weather, but summer activities bring additional risks to your health. Be safe this summer by understanding some of the health risks. A little bit of prevention can keep your summer safe. 

Asbestos around your home

Information about asbestos, including where to get more information on identifying asbestos and what to do with it.

BreastScreen SA

Have you got 10 minutes? That’s how long it takes to get a breast screen, to help detect breast changes you might not be able to feel yourself and to reduce your risk of dying from breast cancer by up to 40%.

Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service

Need some personal support to make healthy lifestyle changes – Get Healthy can help.

Keeping your food safe

Safe food is an important part of everybody's lifestyle. Sometimes, food can make us sick if we do not handle it correctly. Knowing how to keep your food safe can help you to reduce the risk of becoming sick.

Lead paint and your health

You may be at risk of lead paint exposure when renovating, restoring or re-painting, especially if your home was built before the mid-1970s. Before you start renovating this spring, read the six step guide to painting your home.

Quitting smoking

Giving up smoking is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your health (and your wallet). Get support to help you quit.