Child Family Health Team

AWAHS Child Family Health Team Consists of:

 

Child Family Health Nurses

Building Stronger Families Support Worker (BSF)

Midwife

Obstetric General Practitioners (GP)

 

Services from our Child Family Health Team:

Child and Family Health Nurse provides a free community health service offering health and developmental checks for your child as well as support, education and information on all aspects of parenting.

 

BSF Support Worker

Works alongside of the child and family health nurses to assist those mothers that need Education, help and support in Breastfeeding, sleep settling, etc.

Also, Housing and Centrelink concerns.  Victims and survivors of Family and Domestic violence and court support. Advocacy for DCJ and DHHS issues and more.

 

Midwife

Help, support and care for our women during pregnancy. They help our women stay healthy throughout the pregnancy, educate

 

Obstetric GP’s

Provide medical care to women during pregnancy (antenatal care) and after the birth (postnatal care). Obstetricians have the skills to manage complex or high-risk pregnancies and births, and can perform interventions and caesareans.

OUR MISSION

“Our mission is to provide and improve health outcomes for our local Aboriginal community with a range of culturally appropriate, flexible, reliable, professional and viable health and well being services, to strengthen, nurture, enhance and maintain the overall quality of life of our community members.”

OUR LOCATIONS

ALBURY

664 Daniel St

WANGARATTA

86-90 Rowan Street

WODONGA

Trotman Building

Level 4 111-113 Hume Street