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Waminda Aboriginal women's health and wellbeing program ('Dead or deadly?')

 

Overview

The Aboriginal women's health and wellbeing program ('Dead or deadly?') is an ongoing 10 week program for Aboriginal women living in the Nowra, Bomaderry, Wreck Bay and Jerrinja are of New South Wales.

The program covers all aspects of leading a healthy life, including assistance with:

This program is in conjunction with the Aboriginal women from the Jerrinja community, and have established a community garden.

Abstract adapted from Waminda South Coast Women's Health and Welfare Aboriginal Corporation

Contacts

Waminda South Coast Women's Health and Welfare Aboriginal Corporation
47 Worrigee Street
Norwa NSW 2541
Ph: (02) 4421 7400
Fax: (07) 4421 5004
Email: administration@waminda.org.au

Evaluated publications

Fredericks B, Longbottom M, McPhail-Bell K, Worner F (2016)

Dead or deadly report: Waminda Aboriginal Women's Health Service.

Rockhampton, Qld: Central Queensland University

This report discusses the health and wellbeing issues experienced by Indigenous women living in the Shoalhaven region of New South Wales and examines the Dead or Deadly program made available to local Indigenous women by the Waminda South Coast Women's Health and Welfare Aboriginal Corporation.

The report covers the following topics:

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

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Last updated: 24 November 2016
 
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