Category: Health & Wellness

Let’s get you informed.

What’s the ProActiv Blog all about? Well, it’s about you… and keeping you right up to speed with everything happening across our Disability Employment Services, Rehabilitation and Return to Work, Recruitment & NDIS sectors.

When you know, you’re better prepared. And, the ProActiv blog with keep you primed with the latest news from planned Government legislation and new programs, to industry support and professional services. Ready to get informed? Let’s get to work.

Dealing With (Job) Rejection

Rejection sucks! You write and submit an application, wait for what feels like an eternity for a response and then get a rejection – or worse – no answer or acknowledgement that you applied for the position at all!

Read More

December 20th is International Human Solidarity Day

International Human Solidarity Day was established in 2005 by the General Assembly of the United Nations as an initiative in the fight against poverty. It is a day to raise public awareness of the importance of solidarity, celebrate our unity in diversity, and to remind governments to respect their commitments

Read More

ARE YOU LIVING WITH CANCER?

An estimated 145,000 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in Australia this year, with that number set to rise to 150,000 by 2020. Although the cancer incidence rate has increased by just over a quarter since 1982, the mortality rate has gone down. [The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare  (AIHW) report] The most common

Read More

LET’S CELEBRATE!!!

Today we celebrate the 4.3 million Australians living with disabilities through local events in schools, workplaces and community groups. International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD) is held on the 3rd of December annually. By recognising their personal achievements and contributions, it increases public awareness, understanding, and acceptance of people

Read More

COPD: SIMPLY BREATH TAKING.

What is COPD? Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a diagnosis for the group of lung diseases that block airflow and cause narrowing of the bronchial tubes in the lungs, making it difficult to breathe. These progressive lung diseases are: Chronic Bronchitis Emphysema Chronic Asthma Who can get COPD? COPD

Read More

WEDNESDAY NOV. 20TH IS NATIONAL GO HOME ON TIME DAY.

“Now in its eleventh year, Go Home on Time Day on Wednesday 20th November 2019 is a great way to remind ourselves that life shouldn’t revolve around work alone. Go Home On Time Day is an initiative of The Australia Institute, Australia’s most influential progressive think tank. Learn more about

Read More

M O V E M B E R : An Adelaide Idea Gone Viral.

“Seven Nightly News aired a story in 1999 including a group of young men in Adelaide, South Australia who coined the term ‘Movember’ and the idea of growing moustaches for charity throughout the month of November.  In the news report, members of the Adelaide-based ‘Movember Committee’ explained how they came up with the

Read More

Are you Epilepsy Aware?

ProActiv People Solutions support educating the public about epilepsy and seizures so we can fight social stigma, ignorance and biases, and to help raise awareness in our community. What is epilepsy? Epilepsy is a neurological condition which affects the nervous system causing seizures, and is a developmental disability when onset

Read More

Big Cake Bake!!!

Founder of ProActiv People, Nives Matkovic states that we at ProActiv seek not only to help individuals with their immediate injury or trauma, but to also show them how to become healthier, happier, and to positively influence those around them. ProActiv People acknowledge a number of different causes and we

Read More

Please complete below Form