Galangoor Duwalami Primary Health Care Service

healthy living,
healthy communities,
healthy future.

History

Galangoor Duwalami Primary Healthcare Service was conceived by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander elders in Hervey Bay.  Korrawinga Aboriginal Corporation established Yama Gu a health program within Korrawinga Aboriginal Corporation in 2005.

In 2006 a interim Board of Directors was established to oversee the initial establishment and development of the health program into a separate incorporated community controlled organisation.

In 2007 Galangoor Duwalami Primary Health Care Service was established under the auspice of Korrawinga Aboriginal Corporation. 

In March 2008 Galangoor Duwalami Primary Health Care Service became incorporated under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2000.

Galangoor Duwalami Primary Healthcare Service has now implemented a comprehensive program of primary health care delivery to the communities of the Fraser Coast.  This service includes Doctor, Clinic Nurse, Administration staff, Practice Manager, Community Liaison Officer, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers, Podiatrists, Dieticians and Nutritionists, Diabetes Nurses Educators, visiting Specialists.


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