The ‘Deadly Choices’ Program is a health education and capacity development program aimed at supporting students to be positive role models and mentors for their family, peer group and community by leading a healthy lifestyle.
The program is delivered in a flexible manner to suit your schools environment and timetable.
The program comprises 2 terms that address healthy lifestyle topics such as
- Chronic Disease
- Tobacco cessation
- Physical Activity
- Harmful Substances
- Healthy Relationships
- Access and Health Checks
The program also involves a routine health check and developing links with your local Aboriginal Medical Service or health centre.
Upon completion of the Deadly Choices program, students are rewarded with Deadly Choices merchandise. The criteria for rewards includes: full attendance at the Deadly Choices program, good behaviour, and school attendance.
Rewards include a Deadly Choices shirt, opportunities to win rewards, and opportunities to participate in end of school year camps.