Events for 2024

Upcoming events in 2024 include (specific dates and details to come): QUEENSLAND YOUTH WEEK FOSTER & KINSHIP CARERS WEEK NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DAY QUARTERLY ELDER’S GET TOGETHERS NAIDOC COMMUNITY DAY ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER CHILDRENS DAY WUCHOPPEREN AGM

June 2022 Newsletter

Which Way? Wuchopperen Newsletter is out now! Inside you’ll read about services opening up, our allied health team talk diabetes, foster and kinship carers week, our new youth trainees and more! Click here to read or download.

March 2022 Newsletter

Which Way? Wuchopperen Newsletter is out now! Inside you’ll read about our the newly renovated Savannah House, our kids covid vaccine clinic, our news, staff and more! Click here to read or download.

Facility Manager Makes A Big Difference

Facilities Manager Michael Reimann joined Wuchopperen in 2009 and has overseen all recent structural developments of the health service, including the newly renovated Savannah House (Family and Child Wellbeing centre at Manoora), and reflects on how it has grown in recent years and what the organisation means to him. “When I first joined Wuchopperen we […]

Newly Renovated Savannah House Open

Savannah House open again caring for your family and our community Wuchopperen has been providing health services to Cairns’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community for over 40 years and for nearly 25 of those years from its main Manoora campus, accessed from Moignard and Moody Streets. This week following extensive renovations a smoking ceremony […]

WHICH WAY? Wuchopperen Newsletter COVID-19 EDITION

November’s COVID-19 edition of Which Way, focuses on how Wuchopperen staff have been working had with community partners to keep everyone safe by encouraging and administering the COVID-19 vaccine. CLICK HERE TO VIEW OR DOWNLOAD ONLINE.

MEDIA RELEASE – Community vaccine day

MEDIA RELEASE Thursday 26 August 2021 Calling all Cairns’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members to make this Saturday the day you said, “Jab done!” This Saturday (28 August) Wuchopperen Health Service is hosting a drop-in COVID-19 vaccine clinic at its Manoora facility to encourage all Cairns’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members […]

June 2021 Newsletter

Which Way? Wuchopperen Newsletter is out now! Inside you’ll read about our new school-based trainees, our COVID-19 update, our all staff gathering, events and more! Click here to read or download.

Giving Students a Strong Start

Commencing on Thursday 22nd April, six students in Year 11 from Bentley Park College and Trinity Bay State High School, will start a school-based traineeship at Wuchopperen Health Service (Wuchopperen) to kickstart their health career with 100% Indigenous owned and operated Group Training Organisation, Australian Training Works Group (ATW), leading the recruitment drive. The Aboriginal and […]

March 2021 Newsletter

Which Way? Wuchopperen Newsletter is out now! Inside you’ll read about our new Community Connectors, COVID-19 vaccine clinic, our youth traineeship and more! Click here to read or download.