What’s the program?
The Rural Primary Health Service program supports Aboriginal community-controlled health services, non-government organisations and the NT Department of Health to deliver targeted, comprehensive primary health care specific to the community’s needs. This includes health promotion, prevention and allied health services using evidence-based practice.
Health service providers deliver programs through a collaborative approach with community groups and health professionals.
Which organisations and regions are in the program?
Tennant Creek – Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation
Borroloola – Northern Territory Department of Health
Galiwinku – Family and Schools Together (FAST NT)
Katherine West – Katherine West Health Board
Elcho Island – Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation
Utopia Homelands – Arid Edge Environmental Services