Welcome to LARHC

The National Rural Health Student Network

The La Trobe Rural Health Club was founded in 1997. We are based at La Trobe in Bendigo, but encompasses all La Trobe University Campuses. We are very proud to be the only rural health club in regional Victoria.

The La Trobe Rural Health Club was founded in 1997. We are based at La Trobe in Bendigo, but encompasses all La Trobe University Campuses. We are very proud to be the only rural health club in regional Victoria.

All students undertaking a health related course or interested in rural and remote health are encouraged to join our Rural Health Club. Currently, we have members from La Trobe University across all campuses, and a range of disciplines including Nursing, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Oral Health, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Public Health, Speech Pathology, Psychology, Paramedics, Dietetics, Podiatry and Health Sciences.

Our aims are to:

Provide insight into rural health
Promote a multidisciplinary approach to health
Include and involve all members in club activities
Serve the wider community through ongoing activities and events
Assist rural students considering a career in health sciences
And most of all, to have a little FUN along the way

Club News

Follow us on our Facebook group for live updates on all of our events! https://www.facebook.com/groups/452504084949815/

LARHC runs many events over the year including:

  • Allied Health Gala
  • First Aid Courses
  • Rural High School Visits
  • Careers Day out
  • Clinical Skills day
  • Sausage Sizzles
  • Annual Fun Run and many more as our club develops! Stay tuned!
  • LARHC also provides a scholarship to 1 LARHC member.

Terms and Conditions apply.

Please contact our friendly LARHC committee for more information.

LIKE our page: https://www.facebook.com/LARHC/

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LARHC News

By becoming a member of your Rural Health Club, you are also a member of the National Rural Health Student Network (NRHSN).

The NRHSN represents the future of rural health in Australia. It has more than 9,000 members who belong to 28 university Rural Health Clubs from all states and territories.

It is Australia’s only multi-disciplinary student health network, bringing together people studying medicine, nursing and allied health, encouraging them to pursue rural health careers.

Manage your Membership Details

It is important to keep your details up-to-date to ensure your RHC and the NRHSN can keep you informed of everything exciting that’s happening in rural health!

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