SOUTH WESTERN MELBOURNE

Aboriginal Outreach

SWMML provide an Outreach Officer to assist local Indigenous Australians to make better use of health care services, this can include

  • Establishing links in the local community to encourage Indigenous Health checks
  • Identifying Indigenous Australians who would benefit from improved access to health services
  • Providing practical assistance to Indigenous people to attend appointments
  • Assisting Indigenous Australians to complete forms and communicating with medical reception staff
  • Attending referred specialist services and care coordination when necessary
  • Distributing information to Indigenous Australians about other programs that may be of assistance

Please contact our Aboriginal Outreach Officer Darleen Christensen for more information dchriste[email protected]  or call 8731 6513