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#DrinkMoreWaterYoufla - Hopevale

#DrinkMoreWaterYoufla - Hopevale Apunipima Child Health Nurse Robyn Lythall, Chronic Disease Health Worker Georgia Gibson and Dietitian Jarrah Marsh gave kids from Nola’s Daycare and George Bowen Memorial Kindergarten Apunipima ‘Drink More Water Youfla’ water bottles last week which will…
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#DrinkMoreWaterYoufla - It’s Dental Health Week!

#DrinkMoreWaterYoufla - It’s Dental Health Week! Apunipima is participating in a range of activities over the next fortnight to celebrate Dental Health Week (7-13 August) and community NAIDOC events. Our staff will be talking about the link between sugary drinks…
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Growing Deadly Families

Growing Deadly Families Apunipima Cape York Health Council Region Two Manager Johanna Neville and Maternal and Child Health Worker Florida Getawan will head to Brisbane on Thursday to deliver a presentation on the Baby One Program to the Queensland Clinical…
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Apunipima Welcomes New CEO

Apunipima Cape York Health Council warmly welcomes new CEO Paul Stephenson who will start his new role on Monday 31 July. Paul was Apunipima’s Executive Manager: Primary Health Care between 2012 and 2015 before taking on the role of the…
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Nutrition Students: Sunsets and Say No to Sugary Drinks

Myself (Brendan) and Mandy are students from Queensland University of Technology, studying final year Nutrition and Dietetics. Our project is a component of the Sugary Drinks Proper No Good! social marketing campaign, aimed at supporting healthy drink choices amongst children and adolescents…
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Don't Make Smokes Your Story at Mossman NAIDOC

Apunipima Cape York Health Council’s Tackling Indigenous Smoking (TIS) staff will take part in Mossman’s NAIDOC Day Street Parade and Family Fun Day on Friday 14 July. Mossman Gorge Tackling Indigenous Smoking (TIS) Officer Jessie Dau said she and colleague…
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National Diabetes Week #ItsAboutTime

Apunipima Cape York Health Council is calling for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living on Cape York to have an annual health check to assess their diabetes status. Diabetes Nurse Educator Cathryn Dowey said it was vital people…
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#NAIDOC Week

Apunipima is celebrating #NAIDOC2017 with a range of events in Cairns and the Cape. Cairns 5 July 2017 Tackling Indigenous Smoking and Nutrition teams holding a stall at Wuchopperen Health Service NAIDOC celebrations 6 July 2017 NAIDOC morning tea at…
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Apunipima Working to International Standards

Apunipima Working to International Standards Apunipima Cape York Health Council has been recommended for ISO 9001:2008 recertification for three years to 2020. ISO certification means Apunipima’s quality management systems (which underpin best practice business performance) meet the international standard. The…
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