Health Education

Health Education is guided by the principle that health is a “state of physical and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease and infirmity”. MDHSS recognises the important links between health and other aspects of welfare and community well-being.

MDHSS programs provides a resource to the community through education and raising awareness of the need for individuals to accept responsibility for their own well-being.

MDHSS programs assist people develop skills so they can make healthy choices and achieve more control over their own health and the environment in which they live.