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Notice: Updated Opening Hours
Posted 23 June 2022 Notice: Updated Opening Hours

Please be informed that Gascoyne Outreach Service will be closed every second Friday from 24 June 2022

Student of the year: Nikki
Posted 23 June 2022 Student of the year: Nikki

GRAMS is pleased to announce that our very own Youth Team Leader Nikki Ziatos took out two of the major awards, Aboriginal student of the year and Vocational student of the year.

National Reconciliation Week 2022 – Be Brave, Make Change
Posted 07 June 2022 National Reconciliation Week 2022 – Be Brave, Make Change

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.

TIS World No Tobacco Day 2022
Posted 02 June 2022 TIS World No Tobacco Day 2022

The GRAMS TIS team had a deadly day with Deadly Dan promoting ‘World No Tobacco Day 2022’ at Rocks Laneway, Marine Terrace. This year the theme is “Protect Our Environment” which focuses on the environmental impact that smoking is having on our lands, and what people around the world can do to claim their right to health, healthy living, and to protect future generations.

Find Cancer Early
Posted 25 May 2022 Find Cancer Early

It's important to see your doctor, clinic nurse, or Aboriginal health worker, despite what else is happening in the world.

Exercise Young Mums Group Work Up A Sweat!
Posted 13 May 2022 Exercise Young Mums Group Work Up A Sweat!

The Police and Community Youth Centre worked up a sweat with the Exercise Young Mums group last week in collaboration with Ngala.

Deadly Cru Helping Boys Get Clontarf Health Checks
Posted 13 May 2022 Deadly Cru Helping Boys Get Clontarf Health Checks

Term 2 started off with a bang for Clontarf Health Checks, with the Deadly Cru attending Champion Bay Senior High School from 27th – 29th of April, to give young boys in years 10, 11, and 12 a health check-up.

School holiday fun 2022
Posted 31 January 2022 School holiday fun 2022

The Deadly Cru Youth Team and Tackling Indigenous Smoking Team organised a school holiday program for kids to get active and involved in some fun activities.

COVID Notice: No mask, no entry
Posted 27 January 2022 COVID Notice: No mask, no entry

All people entering our facilities must wear a mask. If you don't have one, we can provide you with one.

Congratulations to our new Youth Team Leader
Posted 21 January 2022 Congratulations to our new Youth Team Leader

Congratulations to our Youth Team Leader, Nicole for achieving her Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Youth Work!

COVID Notice: What to do if you're sick
Posted 21 January 2022 COVID Notice: What to do if you're sick

If you have a fever, cough or other flu-like symptoms, please do not come into your local Aboriginal Medical Service

A jab well done: GRAMS staff are fully vaccinated
Posted 13 January 2022 A jab well done: GRAMS staff are fully vaccinated

GRAMS staff are now 100% vaccinated against COVID-19!

Giving back to families with Reverse Advent Calendar
Posted 12 January 2022 Giving back to families with Reverse Advent Calendar

The GRAMS Gascoyne Outreach Service supported families during Christmas by organising the Reverse Advent Calendar initiative to give back to the community.

What to do if you test positive for COVID-19
Posted 11 January 2022 What to do if you test positive for COVID-19

The Deputy Chief Medical Officer Michael Kidd explains what to do if you test positive to COVID-19.

Celebrating team achievements
Posted 10 January 2022 Celebrating team achievements

Congratulations to our Health Promotions Officer, David Batty and our Social Worker, Anna Thuy Ruby Mai for their amazing achievements!

Young Leaders Training Program upskills the Elders of the Future
Posted 16 December 2021 Young Leaders Training Program upskills the Elders of the Future

The youth team were lucky enough to have Katiska Davis from the Aboriginal health council of Western Australia come to Geraldton to run young leaders training.

GRAMS physiotherapist and researcher honoured with prestigious fellowship
Posted 13 December 2021 GRAMS physiotherapist and researcher honoured with prestigious fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Ivan Lin for being named a fellow by the Australian College of Physiotherapists

Elders Christmas Luncheon
Posted 10 December 2021 Elders Christmas Luncheon

Merry Christmas to our Elders!

Winners of the 2021 Heal Country! NAIDOC Photography Competition
Posted 08 December 2021 Winners of the 2021 Heal Country! NAIDOC Photography Competition

Winners of the GRAMS 2021 Heal Country! NAIDOC Photography Competition were revealed at the Geraldton Regional Library on Tuesday 7th of December.

Young Leaders Program
Posted 26 November 2021 Young Leaders Program

The Young Leaders Program support Aboriginal young people to become peer educators in youth health and encourage their communities to engage in health behaviours.

West Coast Eagles spread awareness on the importance of getting vaccinated
Posted 24 November 2021 West Coast Eagles spread awareness on the importance of getting vaccinated

The GRAMS Gascoyne Outreach Service and WA Country Health Service Carnarvon is working together to administer COVID vaccinations at the Carnarvon Woodshed.

Cue Primary School Health Check Day and Yummy Lunch
Posted 23 November 2021 Cue Primary School Health Check Day and Yummy Lunch

Last week Dr Carter and School Health Nurse Elissa from Murchison Outreach service spent half a day at Cue Primary School, for Health Check Day

Christmas Closure
Posted 23 November 2021 Christmas Closure

Please be advised that that GRAMS will be closed from 11am 17th December until 4th January

E-cigarettes and Vaping FAQs
Posted 18 November 2021 E-cigarettes and Vaping FAQs

Since 1 October 2021, people now need a prescription to order and buy nicotine vaping products, such as nicotine e-cigarettes, nicotine pods and liquid nicotine.

Yalgoo Holiday Program and Emu Festival
Posted 20 October 2021 Yalgoo Holiday Program and Emu Festival

The GRAMS Tackling Indigenous Smoking and Deadly Cru teams had an absolute blast at the Yalgoo School Holiday Program and the renowned Emu Cup festival

Pop up clinic to boost vaccination rate in the Mid West
Posted 18 October 2021 Pop up clinic to boost vaccination rate in the Mid West

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues at Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS) vaccination hub operated in partnership with WA Country Health Service (WACHS).

Eagles star Josh Kennedy encourage community to roll up at GRAMS
Posted 11 October 2021 Eagles star Josh Kennedy encourage community to roll up at GRAMS vaccination hub

West Coast Eagles veteran, Josh Kennedy visited the Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS) vaccination hub on Monday 11th of October to encourage the community to get vaccinated.

Promoting smoking prevention to help students stay tobacco free
Posted 20 September 2021 Promoting smoking prevention to help students stay tobacco free

The GRAMS TIS and Deadly Cru teams recently went on a remote school trip out to Yulga Jinna, Karalundi, Wiluna and Meekatharra to educate youth about the dangers of smoking.

U RITE day puts spotlight on mental health
Posted 14 September 2021 U RITE day puts spotlight on mental health

GRAMS hosted a community event last week to bring attention to mental health and the services available to support those in need.

COVID-19 Vaccination Draw
Posted 10 September 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Draw

Get the vaccination and enter a free draw to win white goods for Christmas

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