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Community, Culture and Crocodiles

Rebecca Watson and Luca Georgiou are in their final year of a Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics Degree with QUT and recently spent six weeks in Far North Queensland on placement with Apunipima Cape York Health Council’s Population Health Team…
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Cape York Midwives Celebrate

Midwives across the globe have gathered to celebrate International Day of the Midwife, a day that is celebrated on 5th May each year to highlight the role that midwives play in the health of families. As part of these celebrations,…
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Medicare Funding for Dialysis in Remote Communities

Apunipima Cape York Health Council (Apunipima) welcomes the addition of Remote Dialysis to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS). This move by Greg Hunt; the Federal Health Minister and Ken Wyatt; Federal Minister for Indigenous Health, will directly benefit entire communities…
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Youth Week In Napranum

Apunipima staff joined other agencies and community groups to celebrate Youth Week with the children of Napranum. Youth Week activities and events were held across Queensland for the first time from the 6th to 15th April. The purpose of Youth…
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Talkin' Tukka Across the Cape

What’s a healthy lifestyle in Cape York? A new Indigenous media project launching today will bring listeners all the latest information, thanks to a new partnership between Black Star Radio and Apunipima Cape York Health Council. Talkin Tukka is the…
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Smoke Free for 2 Years!!

This week, Lorraine Ahmat, wanted to share with the TIS team her story on how she stayed smoke-free for 2 years. She was thankful to her husband, children and TIS team for all the support they provided during her quitting…
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