Keeping Victorians healthy is important for individuals, families and the community. It is also crucial for a strong economy and productive workforce. Evidence gathering, statistical data and evaluations are important tools for planning preventative health and wellbeing measures.
Evidence and evaluation
Evidence and evaluation underpins the Department’s approach to health promotion and disease prevention programs, policy and practice.
A funding source available to community and women's health-funded organisations across Victoria to support local delivery of evidence-based prevention and health promotion initiatives.
Health status of Victorians
Information about the health status of Victorians informs policy developments that improve our health services.
Reviewed 21 October 2021