The Better Health Channel mobile App (iOS and Android) is being retired on 20 March 2017.

But don't worry! All your favourite content including recipes and health articles will continue to be available through our mobile optimised website which you can access now via your mobile phone's web browser.

If you regularly access Better Health Channel content, follow the below instructions to create a quick launch icon on your mobile phone home screen.

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact us at betterhealthchannel@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

Yours in good health,
Better Health Channel

Mobile devices

How to create a quick launch icon for the Better Health Channel mobile website

  1. For iOS users

    • Open safari web browser
    • Navigate to www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au
    • in the task bar visible at the bottom of the screen, select the share icon (square with up arrow)
    • Select the ‘Add to home screen’ icon (square with plus sign)
    • All done! An icon should appear on your mobile phone home screen
  2. For Android users

    Google Chrome browser

    • Navigate to www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au
    • Click the overflow icon (ie three stacked dots) in the top right of your screen
    • Select the 'Add to Homescreen' option
    • All done! An icon should appear on your mobile phone home screen

    Firefox browser

    • Navigate to www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au
    • Click the overflow icon (ie three stacked dots) in the top right of your screen
    • Select the 'Page' option
    • Select the 'Add to home screen' option
    • All done! An icon should appear on your mobile phone home screen