The Health Outreach Hub is a program developed by a partnership between Marrin Weejali's Waluwin Chronic Care Program and WentWest. This Outreach provides educational resources, outreach and relationship opportunities between clients and other health services & ongoing support for individual's experiences chronic illnesses such as Diabetes, Cancer, Kidney Problems, Heart Problems, & Lung Problems.
This Health Outreach provides free health screenings including lung function testing, blood pressure testing, and asthma control tests. We also have available an Aboriginal Eye Clinic, which offers up to 2 pairs of glasses for FREE! The Sexual Health Clinic and links to Diabetes Educator are also available as well as advice & support from our local Emerton Pharmacy.
This outreach is supported by:
|Australian Hearing||Asthma Australia|
|Quit for New Life||Partners in Recovery - Care Connect|
|Optometrist - Vincent Ang||Oral Health|
|Women's Health - WSLHD||Connecting Care - WSLHD|
|48 Hour Follow Up - WSLHD||Aboriginal Nurse - WSLHD|
|Sexual Health - WSLHD||Blacktown Mental Health - WSLHD|
|Aboriginal Education Officer - WSLHD||Cardiac Rehab - WSLHD|
A partnership between Marrin Weejali & Muru Mittigar provides Indigenous Money Mentors who attend our service each Monday to provide financial counselling, budgeting skills to individuals. The Money Mentors also provide assistance & support with applications for N.I.L.S. (No Interest Loan Scheme).
A partnership between Mt Druitt & Area Community Legal Centre, Legal Aid NSW & Marrin Weejali to deliver free clinics for Civil Law and other Law Matters to the Aboriginal Community. These clinics have been delivered since 2009 and continue to provide support, assistance and legal advice with fines, debts, wills & guardianship.