I’m out at Yarrabah and visiting with Gurriny Yealamucka Health Service
Gurriny Yealamucka is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation providing health and medical services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of Yarrabah shire. Gurriny Yealamucka provides general medical, allied health including dental, ophthalmology, audiology, podiatry, speech therapy, diabetes educators and dietitians, physiotherapy and exercise physiology and psychology. The also provide visiting specialist services including paediatricians, cardiologist (adult and paediatric), gynaecologist, and geriatric specialists.
Gurriny Yealamucka also runs several programs including child and maternal health care, sexual health, family health and wellbeing and social and emotional wellbeing service for youth, women and men and those experiencing sorry business.
If you’re an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person living in the Yarrabah shire and need help with your health, check out the team at Gurriny Yealamucka through their website: https://www.gyhsac.org.au/
I’ve got more steps to take and more stops in Cairns before heading up north.