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  • Roll up for WA logo on light blue background

    New and expanded COVID vaccine clinics in Western Australia

    WA’s vaccination program is growing with new and expanded clinics in the Perth CBD, Midland and regional WA and with a walk-in program trialling at this year’s Royal Show. More eligible Western Australians will be able to roll up their sleeves and receive a COVID-19 vaccination.

  • Senior standing in front of a brick wall

    Get vaccinated for influenza

    The influenza vaccination campaign was launched today to encourage all eligible Western Australians, including those ‘at risk’, to get vaccinated. This campaign reinforces the importance for you to protect yourself and others by getting your annual influenza vaccination.

  • Woman getting a flu vaccine from a nurse

    Book your COVID-19 vaccination appointment with VaccinateWA

    The new online COVID-19 vaccination booking system will be open for appointments on Tuesday 25 May 2021.

  • Roll up for WA logo on light blue background

    Roll up to vaccinate – when it’s your turn

    A new campaign is rolling out across the State encouraging Western Australians to roll up their sleeves and get vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as they are eligible.

  • Three primary school aged children

    Free influenza vaccines for primary school-aged children

    Western Australian primary school-aged children have access to free influenza vaccinations.

  • People from four different backgrounds standing in front of various coloured walls

    Anyone can be a healthysexual

    The new Healthysexual campaign launched by the WA Department of Health aims to raise awareness about the things people can do to minimise the personal and social impact of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

  • My Health in My Hands

    My Health in My Hands

    My Health in my Hands is an animation to support young people as they become more independent with their health care.

  • Smoke alert for Perth metro and surrounding suburbs

    WA Health is advising people across the metropolitan area to remain indoors where possible for the remainder of the day due to smoke impact from the hills fire to a large part of the Perth metropolitan area.

  • A couple standing with their arms around each other, with lots of other people's hands also wrapped around them

    Ask the question – could I have it?

    Rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) remain high in Western Australia. So far in 2020 young people have accounted for 45 per cent of syphilis, 74 per cent of chlamydia and 57 per cent of gonorrhoea notifications in WA.

  • Danielle Loizou-Lake, Project Lead-Disability Health Projects, National Disability Services

    Reducing delays for people with a disability

    To help improve the hospital experience and discharge times for people with disability in WA, a project team has been set up to share insights, explore issues, generate ideas, and develop and test solutions.