Community participation: mutually beneficial

Over the past three weeks I have had the privilege of attending three community events about oral health services for refugee communities. The stories I heard from the community members at these events about the oral health practices in their own cultures were amazing and insightful. I had many realisations about the Western medical model … [Read more…]

Community development projects: The Heroes’ Journey

In this era of the ‘personal brand’ and celebrating uniqueness, I delight in drawing together my own interests, skills and passions in my work. ¬†As a consultant to the Public Health and Community Health sectors, I develop¬†evaluation plans, conduct participatory evaluations, co-develop strategies and frameworks, support and coach project teams, and facilitate organisational and team … [Read more…]