Provides a full range of health services which target sexual health issues through a dedicated Sexual Health Program. The program is staffed by two specialist Aboriginal Health Workers, ensuring services are culturally appropriate to gender sensitivities. To access their clinic call 08 8971 044. For more information about programs visit their website.
Provides clinical services by doctors, nurses and Aboriginal Health Workers at its clinic in Nhulunbuy, and visiting clinical services to those nearby communities and homeland centres on the Gove Peninsula which do not have their own clinical services. This comprises a wide range of professional services including diagnosis of illness, treating acute trauma (every day), carrying out full adult and child health checks, ante-natal and post-natal care, providing medications, developing chronic disease care plans, undertaking brief interventions, transporting patients for further radiological investigations, and so on. For more information call 08 8987 1102 or visit the website.
Works with communities in Darwin, Katherine, Alice Springs, Nhulunbuy, Nguiu, Borroloola, Timber Creek, Kalkarindji, Maningrida, Jabiru, Timber Creek, Apatula (Finke), Imanpa, Mutitjulu and Kaltukatjara (Docker River).
Their range of services includes prevention and early intervention, counselling and case management, education and skills development, mentoring, and residential programs. They also offer innovative programs to encourage young people to stay at school as well as take advantage of further education. Visit the website for more information.
An Australian government health site with reliable info and many great links. For more information on young people and sex visit the website.
Youth website providing up-to-date information on youth based centres throughout Australia. The Bean Bag project also addresses Internet access and local content issues for young people living in urban locations throughout Australia. For more information visit the website.
An interactive website for young people that provides information on health, drugs, relationships and legal issues. Operated by the Australian Drug Foundation. For more infirmation visit the website.
Sexual Health and Family Planning Australia
Provides interesting sexual health information, including fact sheets that can be downloaded from the website.
AIDS, Hepatitis & Sexual Health Line Inc
Anonymous phone counselling and education programs about HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, sexually transmitted infections and sexual health.
For information on AIDS related matters make a freecall to 1800 133 392
For information on Hepatitis related matter freecall 1800 800 241
For more information visit www.aidshep.org.au
It’s My Body
A site designed for girls on everything you ever wanted to know about periods & puberty, but didn’t want to ask! for more informatio visit www.itsmybody.com.au
Northern Territory Aids & Hepatitis Council (NTAHC)
Offers a wide variety of health service to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Individuals. For more information on HIV & Hepatitis C care and support, peer support and counselling, a psychologist is available for on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1.00pm- 5.00pm. To make an appointment or answers to questions that you would like to discuss don’t hesitate to contact NTAHC and speak to one of their workers.
Darwin you can contact them on 08 8941 1711.
Alice spring contact 08 89533172.
Palmerstone callers should use 08 8931 3679. For more information about programs and other services visit their website.
All services here are free of charge – you don’t need to bring your Medicare card or identification and all information you give is strictly confidential. They test for HIV and offer counselling and information. It’s a drop-in service too, so no need to make an appointment. Their services are available in different areas around Northern Territory. For more information, help and advice contact Clinic 34 near your area on the following contacts.
General enquiries 08 8922 8814
Support and referral in regards to sexual health and contraception matters if you are in Darwin call 08 8999 2678.
Katherine 08 8973 9049.
Alice Spring 08 8951 7549.
Tennat Creek- 08 89862 4250.
Nhulunbuy- 08 8987 0356
Provides culturally appropriate Comprehensive Primary Health Care Services of the highest quality to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of the Greater Darwin area. For information on sexual health abnd other health metters near your area contact the following numbers.
Main Clinic 8942 5444
Womens Clinic 8942 5444
Mens Clinic 8942 2186
Emotional & Social Wellbeing 8927 9335
Sexual Health 8942 3144
Youth Service 8932 3166
For more information visit their website