Gidgee Healing provides culturally-appropriate health and support services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women throughout their pregnancies and after the baby is born, to ensure optimal health for mothers and the best start to life for children.
Our team includes a local Aboriginal doctor trained in Obstetrics, 2 Midwives, and a senior Aboriginal Health Worker. Together, we provide the following services
- Pregnancy and post-birth care and support
- Baby care
- Child health checks
- Paedriatric referrals
- Breastfeeding, nutrition and parenting support
- Growth and development
- Women’s Health
Gidgee Healing works closely with a range of other health and community services across the region and will help you to access other support services if you require.