On the 23rd of October Sue Swanson, Boab Health’s West Kimberley Paediatric Nutritionist and Liz Edwards, a West Kimberley Dietitian, teamed up with Save the Children to take part in the ‘Fun Family and Food’ day at One Arm Point. The event saw around 220 people join in a range of interactive activities, including the …

  Niomi Crowe, one of Boab’s West Kimberley Dietitians was involved with the annual community event Deadly Diva Day which was held at the Notre Dame University multi-purpose hall in Broome on Tuesday 29th Oct. The day was aimed at health and wellbeing with a range of activities, guest speakers and healthy food.  The target …

The whole Boab Health team including the Board of Directors got together on 28 August for a Strategic Plan Review Workshop. All staff and board members were able to have input into the strategic planning process throughout the day and some exciting directions were discussed. The workshop was also a great opportunity for staff based …

Boab Health Services community dietitian Tobi Farquhar facilitated a fantastic Good Tucker Stall at Djarindjin/Lombadina in early august,  in partnership with the community’s UFPA Community Cultural Carers Nathan Sampi and Natasha George. The Good Tucker stall aimed to increase awareness about diabetes prevention and management, build  rapport with community members, encourage people to get involved …

The Boab Health Services mobile clinic travelled to Fitzroy Crossing on 27th June, providing a podiatry clinic for residents of Guwardi Ngadu Frail Aged Hostel. Despite the unseasonal weather, the mobile van travelled from Broome to Fitzroy Crossing enabling Boab Health podiatrist Amy Freeman to see clients outside the hostel, thus avoiding the need for …

Boab Health Service’s Board of Directors and Executive Management Team participated in a governance training workshop on 27 May. The training enabled board members and management staff to gain a better understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the Board and Executive Management team and was beneficial to all.

Boab Health’s new mobile clinic has arrived! The custom made off-road van has been designed to deliver specialist health services such as podiatry to communities throughout the Kimberley, and will also be used for health promotion activities. The van made its debut at the North West Expo on 4th-5th May where it was used to …