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May 16, 2014 11:00:00 AM

Apunipima responds to budget and its effect on the health of Cape York people

Media Release 15 May 2014 Apunipima responds to budget and its effect on the health of Cape York people Chief Executive Officer of Apunipima Cape York Health Council, Cleveland Fagan responded to Tuesday’s budget delivered by Treasurer Joe Hockey by ...
Reducing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy on Cape York
Apr 7, 2014 1:30:00 PM

Reducing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy on Cape York

Press Release 7 April 2014 Reducing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy on Cape York In an Australian first, portable safe sleeping places for babies (known as Pēpi-pods) are being rolled out in Cape York in an attempt to reduce the high rates of ...
Lockhart River Love
Apr 4, 2014 5:10:00 PM

Lockhart River Love

Lockhart River will celebrate the launch of a hip hop video featuring young people from the community on April 16. Apunipima’s Health Promotion and Tackling Smoking Healthy Lifestyles teams, working in partnership with Police Citizens Youth Club ...
Speak Up!
Mar 19, 2014 12:10:00 PM

Speak Up!

Speech therapy services are in high demand on Cape York. Apunipima Cape York Health Council’s new speech pathologist Amanda Wilson had 100 referrals in her first week. Amanda holds the first ever full time speech therapy position for the Cape and says ...
Apunipima Cape York Health Council welcomes new patient accommodation centre
Feb 20, 2014 12:24:00 PM

Apunipima Cape York Health Council welcomes new patient accommodation centre

Apunipima offers its congratulations to the Red Cross on the opening of their Cairns - based Wellbeing Centre, Pat Gosper Place. The 44 room centre, located across the road from Cairns Hospital, offers accommodation and support to people from rural ...
Apunipima Close the Gap Statement
Feb 12, 2014 1:06:00 PM

Apunipima Close the Gap Statement

Today’s release of the Progress and Priorities Report by the Close the Gap Committee shows the investment in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations is contributing to closing the health gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous ...
Dec 10, 2013 10:05:00 AM

HEALTHY LIFESTYLES BASKETBALL CARNIVAL IN COOKTOWN

Kids from Cooktown, Wujal Wujal, Laura and Hopevale will take part in two day basketball carnival at Cooktown’s PCYC. The event kicks off this morning. Coordinated by Apunipima Cape York Health Council, the Skytrans Cairns Taipans and Cape PCYC, the ...

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May 16, 2014 11:00:00 AM

Apunipima responds to budget and its effect on the health of Cape York people

Media Release 15 May 2014 Apunipima responds to budget and its effect on the health of Cape York people Chief Executive Officer ...
Apr 7, 2014 1:30:00 PM

Reducing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy on Cape York

Press Release 7 April 2014 Reducing Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy on Cape York In an Australian first, portable safe ...
Apr 4, 2014 5:10:00 PM

Lockhart River Love

Lockhart River will celebrate the launch of a hip hop video featuring young people from the community on April 16. Apunipima’s ...