Home Economics Institute of Australia Inc.

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    Home economics is an interdisciplinary field of study, having as its focus the wellbeing of people in everyday living in households and families.

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    HEIA is the peak body for the home economics profession in Australia.

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    HEIA represents the interests of home economists working in education industry, community health, consumer affairs, and family and household management.

Welcome

The Home Economics Institute of Australia Inc. (HEIA) is the peak professional body for home economics professionals in Australia. HEIA provides a national focus for home economics and home economists working in education, community health and industry. HEIA cooperates and affiliates with bodies at a state, national and international level concerned with the education of, and advocacy for, families and households in everyday living. HEIA promotes public recognition of the role of home economists, sets professional standards for the practice of home economics and promotes the professional standing of home economists.


Digital newsletter editor

Expressions of Interest are called for a newsletter editor to manage the digital newsletter for HEIA. View the EOI document for further details. Submissions close 31 December 2014.

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HEIA national conference

HEIA national conference

A visual snapshot of some of the conference highlights. Check out the photos from the fabulous social events: the welcome reception and the conference dinner. 

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World Home Economics Day 2014

2014 Flavour Forecast recipe challenge winners 

Congratulations to the all the 2014 McCormick Foods Australia and HEIA recipe challenge winners!

Check out some of the photos of the judging process.

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