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 their children.
Our services are delivered by a team that includes GPs, Midwives, Aboriginal Health Workers and Allied Health professionals, and include:
- Pregnancy screening, education and advice
- Birthing advice and support accessing hospital services
- Baby care
- Child health checks
- Breastfeeding, nutrition and parenting support
- Growth and development
- Women’s Health
- Allied Health services
- Referral to specialists eg. Paediatrician
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.