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Foster and Kinship Carer Week

Foster and Kinship Carer Week

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander foster and kinship carer service for the Cairns region, is asking Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to help look after kids who need alternate care.

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  • Posted 26 April, 2018


Wuchopperen Wellbeing and Kulture Festival

Wuchopperen Wellbeing and Kulture Festival

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited will hold its biannual Wellbeing and Kulture (WaK) Festival on Wednesday 11 April from 4 – 7 pm as part of Cairns Youth Week celebrations.

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  • Posted 09 April, 2018


Social and Emotional Wellbeing Session at JCU

Social and Emotional Wellbeing Session at JCU

Four members of Wuchopperen’s social and emotional wellbeing team visited James Cook University last week to talk to social work students about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health.

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  • Posted 22 March, 2018


Free Legal Service at Wuchopperen

Free Legal Service at Wuchopperen

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited provides free weekly legal services to clients. The culturally appropriate, on - site service covers both civil and family law, and is provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lawyers from community legal ser

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  • Posted 20 February, 2018


Reuniting Families

Reuniting Families

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited has partnered with UnitingCare Queensland to deliver Newpin in Far North Queensland to break the cycle of over representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care.

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  • Posted 20 February, 2018