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Healthy Lifestyles Naturally (HLN)

Introduction

There are two separate entities in Queensland that use the names "Healthy Lifestyles Naturally" (HLN) and "Vaccination Awareness and Information Service" (VAIS). They are often referred to as a single entity, HLN/VAIS.

This page is about the HLN operated by Stephanie Messenger.
For more information about Messenger's HLN please refer to A Guide to Stephanie Messenger.

For information about the entity operated by Susan Lindberg (founded in 1993), please refer to VAIS.

Basic Information

Name
Healthy Lifestyles Naturally
Address
41 Coburg St
Cleveland QLD 4163
Postal Address
PO Box 5083
Alexandra Hills QLD 4161
Owner
Stephanie Messenger
Other Names
Vaccination Awareness and Information Service
Nature Matters
GanKinMan Foundation
Previous Name
HLN/VAIS
Regulator
None. HLN is not registered with the Office of Fair Trading (Queensland).
Charity status
Not a charity. Not allowed to fundraise or accept donations for a charitable purpose.
Business Details
Stephanie Messenger's LinkedIn entry states that Stephanie Messenger is the owner of Healthy Lifestyles Naturally, however HLN advertises itself as a "non-profit organisation" on some community directory websites.
  • Healthy Lifestyles...Naturally [business name]
    • Registration number: BN21471617
    • Date of registration: 8 Jan 2010
    • State of registration: Queensland
    • Status: Registered
    • Type: Business name
  • Healthy Lifestyles Naturally Association Inc
    • Registration number: IA28901
    • Date of registration: unknown
    • State of registration: Queensland
    • Status: Deregistered (as of 8 Mar 2000)
    • Type: Association
    • Regulator: Office of Fair Trading, Queensland
Meetings
Some online directories list regular meetings for HLN at various locations around Brisbane.
Publications
  • Books
    • Melanie's Marvellous Measles - written by Stephanie Messenger, published by Healthy Lifestyles Naturally
    • Sarah Visits a Naturopath - written by Stephanie Messenger, published by Healthy Lifestyles Naturally
    • Goodbye Grandma - written by Stephanie Messenger, published by Healthy Lifestyles Naturally
    • Vegetarian Muscles - written by Stephanie Messenger, published by Healthy Lifestyles Naturally
    • Don't Bully Billy - written by Stephanie Messenger, published by Stephanie Messenger
  • Newsletters
    • an email newsletter called Nature Matters.
Websites
The main website for HLN used to be titled Nature Matters. This website now carries the title Nature Matters | VAIS Vaccination Awareness and Information Service.
Social Media
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/smnaturematters
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gankinmanfoundation