Carnarvon News

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.

Carnarvon Youth Festival and TIS Messaging with GRAMS
Posted 22 April 2022 Carnarvon Youth Festival and TIS Messaging with GRAMS

Last week the GRAMS TIS team and Deadly Cru team travelled up to Carnarvon to attend the Carnarvon Youth Festival and the 2-day Youth Forum.

Carnarvon MAXI Vax Van
Posted 01 April 2022 Carnarvon MAXI Vax Van

Get your 1st, 2nd or 3rd dose at the Maxi Vax Van!

2022 Carnarvon Swimming Club Country Pennants
Posted 24 March 2022 2022 Carnarvon Swimming Club Country Pennants

The TIS team from GRAMS and Gascoyne Outreach Service (GOS) had the pleasure of attending the 2022 Carnarvon Swimming Club Country Pennants earlier in March.

COVID Hub Blitz
Posted 11 March 2022 COVID Hub Blitz

We will be having a COVID Hub Blitz in Canarvon from 14 March to 18 March.

Red Dust Healing empowers men’s health and wellbeing
Posted 11 March 2022 Red Dust Healing empowers men’s health and wellbeing

GRAMS recently delivered a Red Dust Healing workshop in Carnarvon as part of the GRAMS commitment to educate and empower men’s health across the Mid West, Gascoyne, and Murchison regions.

HAPEE ear day supports children’s hearing and ear health
Posted 04 March 2022 HAPEE ear day supports children’s hearing and ear health

The GRAMS Carnarvon Gascoyne Outreach Service and Hearing Australia recently held an Ear Health Day through the Hearing Assessment Program - Early Ears (HAPEE).

Empowering women in health and  self-care
Posted 22 February 2022 Empowering women in health and self-care

GRAMS was invited to Ngala to promote the Tackling Indigenous Smoking program and message.

COVID Notice: WA's Safe Transition Plan
Posted 21 February 2022 COVID Notice: WA's Safe Transition Plan

First TIS BBQ at Gascoyne Outreach Service
Posted 14 February 2022 First TIS BBQ at Gascoyne Outreach Service

The TIS team was excited to host their first BBQ in Carnarvon. Thank you to our GOS TIS Educator, Kelly, who organised everything for the event,.

COVID Notice: Flu like symptoms
Posted 04 February 2022 COVID Notice: Flu like symptoms

Stop if you have cold or flu like symptoms

COVID Notice: Changes to transport service
Posted 04 February 2022 COVID Notice: Changes to transport service

To help reduce the potential spread of COVID, there will be changes to the GRAMS transport services.

Suicide prevention outcomes driven by the community
Posted 31 January 2022 Suicide prevention outcomes driven by the community

The GRAMS Suicide Prevention Strategy continues to make headway in 2022 as Community Liaison Officer, Elaine Laraia and Health Promotions Officer, David Batty travelled to Carnarvon to host a meeting on Thursday 20th of January at the (GRAMS) Gascoyne Outreach Service.

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.

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.

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.

Coral Coast Cup 2021
Posted 15 July 2021 Coral Coast Cup 2021

The GRAMS Tackling Indigenous Smoking Team along with Deadly Cru were invited by Clontarf Football Academy to attend the Carnarvon Coral Coast Cup.

GRAMS NAIDOC Week celebrations highlights importance of Healing Country
Posted 13 July 2021 GRAMS NAIDOC Week celebrations highlights importance of Healing Country

The communities across the Midwest and Gascoyne Murchison came together last week to share and celebrate Indigenous culture, heritage and achievements as part of Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service’s (GRAMS) NAIDOC week celebrations.

Perth and Peel in a 4 day lockdown
Posted 29 June 2021 Perth and Peel in a 4 day lockdown

Perth and Peel will enter a minimum 4-day lockdown from 12:01am, Tuesday 29 June 2021 until 12.01am, Saturday 3 July, 2021.

GRAMS CEO encourages the community to get vaccinated
Posted 18 June 2021 GRAMS CEO encourages the community to get vaccinated

Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS) Chief Executive Officer, Deborah Woods received her first COVID-19 vaccination at GRAMS this morning to set an example for the community and encourages others to get vaccinated too.

Health Promotions Team multicultural long table luncheon
Posted 01 June 2021 Health Promotions Team multicultural long table luncheon

Team building is an important part of GRAMS’ strategic plan in creating a positive workplace culture to effectively create positive community health outcomes.

Hygiene packs donated to support community
Posted 18 May 2021 Hygiene packs donated to support community

63 hygiene packs were donated to GRAMS Carnarvon where our team helped put together the bags, ready to be delivered to customers.

Half Day Closure due to staff professional development training
Posted 17 May 2021 Half Day Closure due to staff professional development training

Carnavon Medical Service will be closed Wednesday 19th May only from 12:00 PM to close of business (4:30 PM).

Report to tackle Indigenous suicide in the Midwest/Murchison-Gascoyne
Posted 04 May 2021 Report to tackle Indigenous suicide in the Midwest/Murchison-Gascoyne Region

Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS) formally launched their Regional 2020 Suicide Prevention Report which outlined the framework for the creation and development of Aboriginal led Community Safety and Wellbeing Action Plans.

GRAMS launches landmark Suicide Prevention Report
Posted 21 April 2021 GRAMS launches landmark Suicide Prevention Report

Geraldton Regional Aboriginal Medical Service (GRAMS) is proud to formally launch the Suicide Prevention Report (2020) this week. It includes recommendations towards building community resilience and reducing the number of suicide-related deaths in Aboriginal communities.

COVID-19 Vaccine Phase1B Rollout
Posted 24 March 2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Phase1B Rollout

Phase1B of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout is due to start on the 6th of April 2021 in the Midwest Gascune

Aboriginal Health Practitioners in training to support Indigenous wellbeing
Posted 16 March 2021 Aboriginal Health Practitioners in training to support Indigenous wellbeing

GRAMS Aboriginal Health Practitioners trainees, Latisha Ranger and David Murray, are excited to start their 12-month course with Marr Mooditj Training Aboriginal Corporation to complete their Certificate IV in Primary Health Care.

Latest COVID-19 Information for Carnarvon
Posted 02 February 2021 Latest COVID-19 Information for Carnarvon

The Perth metropolitan area and the Peel and South West regions are currently in a 5-day lockdown effective at 6pm, Sunday 31 January, 2021 until 6pm Friday, 5 February 2021.

Hapee-ear health screening at Mungullah Village
Posted 23 September 2020 Hapee-ear health screening at Mungullah Village

A great day shared by all at the Hapee-ear Health screening and Health promotion day held on August 20th at Mungullah village.

Health Promotions kicks off in Carnarvon
Posted 21 September 2020 Health Promotions kicks off in Carnarvon

The GRAMS Health Promotions team travelled to Carnarvon recently to deliver training and support to the Aboriginal Medical Service and evaluate strategies in improving the services and programs aimed at promoting Aboriginal community health and wellbeing.

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