'Life. Be in it.' promotes healthy active life styles, leisure and recreational activities and the development of research and service initiatives that have as it's primary object prevention and control of chronic diseases including asthma, cancer, heart disease, kidney conditions, stroke and mental disorders by promoting a greater level of physical activity and greater levels of social inclusion.
The Company conducts social marketing and promotion programs that add value to life and its enjoyment and which are wholesome in health promoting physiological, psychological and social wellness and undertakes public and community awareness and educational campaigns to promote the health, emotional and personal wellbeing of individuals, families and communities.
With operations in every State and Territory 'Life. Be in it.' has been the leading light in recreational activities that provide a direct link to building a healthier Australia. To find out what is happening in your local area please go to your local sites using the above toolbar.
The primary object of the Company is then to minimise harm through experience of chronic disease with a proven connection to levels of physical activity, nutrition and efforts to enhance social inclusion by promoting primary health, emotional and social wellbeing activities.
Director General of 'Life. Be in it', Dr. Colin Benjamin recognised for outstanding service to the community by being honoured in the Australia Day Awards with an Order of Australia medal.
Norm hits the airwaves
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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2010 report
This is a facinating report and a real eye opener as to why we need to act now.
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The Age Newspaper 23 July 2011 - "This couch potato still appeals"
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