About Us

Vision
Strive Student Health Initiative is a not-for-profit organisation, focusing on public health, that aims to improve accessibility to health care for those most in need and empowering them through health education.

 

Mission

Improve Accessibility to Health Care

To improve the accessibility of health care for refugee, asylum seeker, and socio-economically disadvantaged populations through the Strive Clinic. 

To safely deliver high-quality healthcare to the community through an interdisciplinary team of rigorously selected healthcare students and qualified professionals. 

Health Education

Public: To improve the health literacy of the general public and of populations in need through workshops and seminars.

Student: To allow students to positively contribute to the public health sector and foster professional development through working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team.

 

Values
Innovation – Creative ideas and new approaches to health and education

Collaboration – Students of different disciplines

Accessibility – Equitable access to education and healthcare

Respect – All people deserve to be treated with dignity and compassion

Education – Empowering students and community with the skills and knowledge to affect change