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The Child and Maternal Health team provides services to pregnant Aboriginal women and women with Aboriginal partners.

The team consists of 3 Aboriginal Health Workers.


Services they can provide include:-

• Antenatal care such as assistance with booking in to hospital, appointments with Doctors, Ultrasound, Pathology and Antenatal checks with the Pregnancy Care Clinic.

• Advocacy and support

• Assistance with early intervention appointments

• Outreach Clinics and Home Visits

• Transport to appointments

The Child and Maternal Health Team Outreach to Lake Cargelligo and Hay on a fortnightly basis.

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Marrabinya Mums & Bubs Group

The Child & Maternal Health Team also conducts a mother’s group called Marrabinya Mum’s & Bub’s. This group is targeted at Aboriginal Families with children aged 0-4 years of age.

It is normally run on a Tuesday at the Griffith AMS from 11am – 2pm.

Please note that this does not run during school holidays.

Parents are introduced to a variety of Guest Speakers/Service Providers giving them information and the life skills for better outcomes for their families.


Do I Need a Referral to access the Child and Maternal Health Team?


You can be referred to our program from your Doctor or Support/Health Worker.

Self-referrals are always welcomed

If you require the assistance of the Child & Maternal Health Team, please call the Griffith Aboriginal Medical Service on 0269620000

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