Health News


Did you know we have free monkeypox (mpox) vaccinations at the Tasmanian Aboriginal Health Service? Mpox (Monkeypox) is a viral illness that causes a rash. Most people recover within a few weeks, but it can sometimes cause serious disease requiring hospital admission.  To protect those most at-risk FREE and CONFIDENTIAL vaccination appointments are available for all eligible people over the age of 16 in Tasmania.The following people aged 16 years and older are recommended to be vaccinated against mpox: all sexually active gay, bisexual, ... Read more

COVID Safe holidays

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our community, staff, families, partner organisations and friends. As we are taking a short break during the festive season, we remind people to stay COVID-safe over the holidays. Please remember: COVID-19 is still active in the Community. The risk level is MODERATE.You can reduce the risk of infection spreading by wearing a face mask where physical distancing is not possible. You can come into your local Aboriginal Health Service to stock up on masks and RATs ... Read more

Health Service position

We are looking for an Aboriginal Health Worker, Registered Nurse, or Enrolled Nurse for the Aboriginal Health Service based in Nipaluna/Hobart or Kutalayna/Bridgewater. The successful applicant will deliver individual clinical care (with a focus on chronic disease) and implement health promotions and preventative health programs in partnership with internal and external health service providers to ensure the best health outcomes for clients and the Community. They will also support clients in making informed decisions about their health outcomes. The position is available ... Read more

Aboriginal Health Service Advice

Important advice from the Aboriginal Health Service From 14 October 2022, public health recommends that people with respiratory symptoms stay home and take the necessary steps to protect others from COVID-19. This advice has removed the mandated requirement to isolate. In line with Public Health Advice, the Tasmanian Aboriginal Health Service asks all people who have contact with the service to respect the health of our vulnerable community members by NOT visiting the health services facility for at least seven days (even ... Read more

panupiri tunapri Sun smart

panupiri tunapri  Sun smart Poster Read more

Laurie Lowery Generation Cup 2018 poster

Laurie Lowery Generation Cup 2018 palawa kani Poster Click on the poster below to hear the audio.     Read more

Meditation & Mindfullness Class starts this Friday at piyura kitina from 12.30pm-1.30pm

Meditation and Mindfulness June 2018 Read more

Prepare kipli – 4 Week Cooking Program – TAC Launceston

Let's get cooking flyer 2018- palawa kani Read more

Growing our own kipli Workshop – Sunday 29 April 2018 at piyura kitina (Risdon Cove)

Garlic growing workshop Sun 29 April Read more

Cardio Hydrotherapy Program in Hobart starting Tuesday 10th April 2018

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