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Deadly in the Bush Workshop

Apunipima Cape York Health Council held its first ever Deadly in the Bush workshop on Friday 25 July, highlighting the importance of integrating social and emotional wellbeing into primary health care. The cross organisational, multidisciplinary event saw participants presented with…
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Rochelle Pitt on X Factor

Apunipima’s Rochelle Pitt is competing on the X Factor. Born and raised in Cairns, Rochelle learned to sing at her local gospel church. Seriously impressing the judges during her Cairns audition, she has already performed for Dannii, Ronan, Red Foo…
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Women Working Together

Apunipima, Balkanu and Aurukun Women Work Together for Cape York Mums Apunipima Cape York Health Council, Balkanu Cape York Development Corporation and the Aurukun Women’s Sewing Group are working together to provide locally made items for Apunipima’s Baby Baskets which…
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Pepi-pods Win Again

Safe Sleeping Initiative Picks Up Second Award The joint Apunipima – Sunshine Coast University Pepi-pod Program team has picked up another award hot on the heels of their recent HESTA Australian Nursing Award for Team Innovation. On June 11, the…
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QAIHC Quality Workshop

Apunipima Attends Quality Workshop on Gold Coast The annual Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC) Quality Workshop was held on the Gold Coast from 16 -18 June. Quality and Risk Administration Officer Denelle Butler and Quality and Risk Manager…
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Healthy Cooking in Wujal Wujal

Apunipima Healthy Cooking Classes in Wujal Wujal Over the last few weeks of term, Apunipima Cape York Health Council and Queensland Health have been doing healthy cooking with Bloomfield River State School kids in grades prep-2. We made fruit and…
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Laura School Screenings

School screenings take place in remote community of Laura Dr Louise Craig, Maternal and Child Health Team Leader Nie Sheehan, Advanced Health Worker - Men's Health David Nicholls, Diabetes Educator Kerry Vickers and Podiatrist Brendan Rose and Child Health /…
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Gestational Diabetes Study

Catherine Chamberlain, a registered midwife with over 25 years of national and international experience, will present the results of her study into gestational diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women on July 4 at Apunipima Cape York Health Council.…
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