The WRAP #97: Mental health, building trust and 60 seconds with Alexandra Rijavec

Dear WRAP family, What a difficult month. We’ve been devastated by the loss of lives, homes and land of the Palestinian people. We are heartbroken by the unimaginable scale of death and suffering in India. We’ve been crushed by the shooting of protesters in Myanmar. Global events deeply…
A brightly coloured illustration of a waiting room full of women from different backgrounds and walks of life, expressing different health needs. On the waiting room floor it reads 'We can't keep waiting. Invest in women's health care and wellbeing'

Valuing migrant women’s health

In the area of health, equitable funding for women’s health services, which keeps up with population growth, is long overdue. Over time, funding for the women’s health program in Victoria has eroded from $4 per woman to $2 per Victorian woman today. When it comes to the million migrant women living in Victoria, the amount MCWH receives in funding is a very inadequate 68c per woman.