Welcome to the Child Health Network Allied to Kids (A2K) website!
Providing education, support and clinical resources to Allied Health professionals working with children across NSW.
The NSW Child Health Networks are currently collaborating on the Allied Health Clinical Education and Support program. The program employs an Allied Health Educator in each of the Child Health Networks to address the education, training and workforce issues for Allied Health professionals who work with children across all areas of NSW.
The Child Health Network Allied Health Educators would like to personally welcome you to the website, please take some time to browse the site!
2014 Allied Health Telehealth Dates
Registrations for Allied Health Telehealth will now occur online. The web link for registration for the upcoming session can be found below. Please remember that the following information will be required when registering your videoconference site (please note that you cannot register your computer details):
- Accurate VIDEOCONFERENCE IP address/ISDN/alias details and phone number for the specific videoconference room to be used for the Telehealth session.
- Name and phone number for a nominated local contact.
- Name and phone number for a local IT representative.
Ensure that you keep these details handy as they will be required each time you register for a session.
October 14 - The videoconference 'Supporting Recent Allied Health Graduates: Metro & Rural Programs' was presented by Susan Barrett, Social Worker, Child and Family Health Services, Sydney LHD; Rebecca Allen, Consultant Occupational Therapist, Ageing, Disability & Home Care (ADHC) Family & Community Services (FACS) and Megan Kurtz, Allied Health Educator, Southern NSW LHD. Please remember to complete your evaluation online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/Supportingnewgrads.
October 28 - The videoconference 'Help! My child is allergic to peanuts...and egg and milk and soy. Nutritional management of children with food allergies' will be presented by Kate Dehlsen, Paediatric Dietitian, Sydney Children's Hospital Randwick. Please remember to complete your evaluation online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/allergiesKD.
November 11 - The videoconference 'The evolution and treatment of a child with CP' will be presented by Lauren Harley, Service Co-Coordinator and senior Physiotherapist in orthopaedics/cerebral palsy at the Children's Hospital at Westmead and Stephanie Ball, senior Physiotherapist in orthopaedics/cerebral palsy at the Children's Hospital at Westmead. To register for this session please complete your details at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/childwithcp. Please note that registrations must be completed by 12 noon on the 5th November 2014.
Expressions of interest for the Allied Health Secondment Program have now CLOSED
Another call for Expressions of Interest will occur later in 2014.