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Men’s Health

Resources for improving men’s health

There are many use​ful links below which provide information about many aspects of men’s health. To get in touch with someone at Western NSW Local Health District, please contact:

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Andrew Whale
Primary and Community Health Clinical Nurse Consultant

(02) 6370 7803 ​​​​​​​


Men’s Health and Wellbeing Resources

Aboriginal Men’s Health The AH&MRC represents, supports and advocates for members and their communities on Aboriginal health at state and national levels.
Andrology Australia Andrology Australia works to enhance the reproductive health of males through community and professional education programs and building the evidence-base and research capacity in male reproductive health.
Australasian Men’s Health Forum (AMHF) AMHF is the national peak body implementing a social approach to improving male health and wellbeing.
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.
Black Dog Institute The Black Dog Institute is a not-for-profit, educational, research, clinical and community-oriented facility offering specialist expertise in depression and bipolar disorder. It has many resources and a community education program.
Cancer Council Together with our volunteers, supporters, stakeholders and staff, we are committed to reducing the impact of cancer on individuals and the community, and to lessening the burden for people affected by cancer.
Child Support Agency Helping separated parents provide the necessary support for their children’s wellbeing.
Dads and Daughters Tips, tools, and insights for strengthening your communication, influence, and bond with your daughter and/or stepdaughter.
Depnet Depnet provides information and support for men managing depression and anxiety.
Diabetes Australia Diabetes Australia is a respected and valued source of information, advice and views utilised by Government and the community.
Foundation 49 Foundation 49 is a men’s health organisation who provides a wide range of general men’s health information and resources especially ‘The Men’s Health Toolkit’.
Gay and Lesbian Telephone Counselling and Community Services At Twenty10 incorporating GLCS NSW we offer a number of services for people of all ages over 18. These include our telephone support and webchat through QLife and our adult social support groups.
Hunter Domestic Violence Support & Advisory Services  This service is for men who are affected by violence in their relationships.
Men’s Health Australia This is a national web portal for issues relating to men’s health. It provides a range of resources and reports on men’s issues that can be downloaded, including back copies of their publication ’emale’.
Men’s Sheds in Australia Your national site for information on men’s sheds. It includes a locater to find a men’s shed in your area.
Menalive is the website of Jed Diamond, USA men’s health expert in Irritable Male Syndrome, Male Menopause, and Male Depression.
Mensline Australia Mensline Australia provides a 24/7 telephone help line on 1300 78 9978, as well as a wide range of resources on their website.
One in Three The One in Three campaign aims to raise public awareness of the existence and needs of male victims of family violence and abuse. The website contains a great deal of information on this growing social issue.
PostpartumMen PostpartumMen is a place for men with concerns about depression, anxiety or other problems with mood after the birth of a child.
Sexuality, Intimacy and Cancer  A booklet on sexuality, sexual health and intimacy for people with cancer and their partners.
Spanner in the Works A men’s health initiative by the Australian Men’s Shed Association, showing how, with the correct maintenance schedule, you can keep your machinery running optimally and can often avoid costly repairs.
Sydney Men’s Health Dr Michael Lowy is a sexual health physician specialising in men’s health conditions, sexual medicine and counselling. He is specifically trained in the treatment of male sexual dysfunction (libido, erection, ejaculation disorders),
relationship and sexual problems affecting individuals and couples.
Uncle Project The Uncle Project provides male mentors for boys without active fathers. By running regular activities for the boys, fundraising and adventure activities, the project reduces the isolation of mothers and boys.
What helps for young people with depression This site focuses on ways to reduce preventable risks and provide opportunities for men and boys to live longer, healthier lives thus enriching the wellbeing of the whole community.
Your Court, Your Safety A new guide to the Court system for people experiencing domestic violence, useful for both men and women who are victims of domestic violence.