Membership Update - Health Fair Days and PD Grants

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Health Fair Days 

ACA Health Fair Day registrations will be sent to members in January. Listed below are the dates for the Health Fair Day in your state.

STATE

TAS

TUESDAY 14 FEBRUARY

WA

THURSDAY 16 FEBRUARY

QLD

WEDNESDAY 22 FEBRUARY

ACT

WEDNESDAY 1 MARCH

NSW

THURSDAY 2 MARCH

VIC

FRIDAY 3 MARCH

What Services will be provided?

Health Care Professionals will be on-site providing 10 minute appointments for five important health needs. You are welcome to register for one, two or all of the following Services.

  • Skin Check – 10 Minutes
    A top to toe skin examination to check for any moles, freckles or abnormal skin lesions.

  • Health Appraisal – 10 minutes

    Examinations conducted include: cholesterol & glucose ‘finger prick’ test, hip/waist ratio calculation & blood pressure measurement.

  • Vision Screens – 10 minutes

    4 point vision screening test for: near sight, far sight, colour vision & oculomotor co-ordination.

  • Audio screening – 10 minutes

    This screening will identify the degree and nature of the hearing loss, the likely cause of the hearing loss and the possible impact on communication ability.

  • Take home Bowel cancer screening kit

    Take home bowel screening kits will be available for members at the Health Fair Days. Members will also receive an information pamphlet with the kit.

Members of the ACA staff team will also be on site to assist you with Personal Development Grants, Medical Support Fund cases and any other enquiries.

For more information regarding the Health Fair Days please contact Molly or Lauren at the ACA office – 03 9698 7200.

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Professional Development Grants open

ACA past players can apply for an annual grant to assist with the costs of health, wellbeing, career or educational services. The grant amount for season 2016-17 is $300 per member.

Click here for the application form.

For further information please contact Molly or Clea on 03 9698 7200 or acagrants@auscricket.com.au.