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Today was International Day of Peace🕊🕊🕊 Social and psychological circumstances can cause long-term stress. Continuing anxiety, insecurity, low self-esteem, social isolation and lack of contr...

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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in WA men. Common symptoms of prostate cancer include: - waking frequently at night to pee, - a ...

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Paint Toodyay REaD Egg Hatching.. The egg that was found on the bank of the Avon River has been on an adventure through Toodyay. Over the past few months the egg has grown as it has been read to by...

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A fantastic project that utilised the team at Wheatbelt Health Network.. The Toodyay Egg hatches tomorrow 10am at Duidgee Park... I wonder what will appear? There are many known links between educa...

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Happy Friday.. 👍👍 A shout out to our amazing nurses... 🕺🕺 #nurses #health #wheatbelt

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Thank you to State Library of Western Australia for profiling Deborah Moody’s Humans of the Wheatbelt story... #community #inclusion #wheatbelt

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It was great to visit Moora yesterday to chat about chronic disease management through the ITC program. Did you know 54 per cent of all potentially preventable hospitalisations in WA are from chronic...

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Today is Laura Day!! (aka National Dietitian Day) Dietitians provide advice to patients on nutrition issues. They can help if you have a food allergy, high cholesterol, diabetes, cancer or gastroint...

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Have your say about any struggles you had to access digital technologies to the WA department of Premier and Cabinet.. https://www.wa.gov.au/government/have-your-say-digital-inclusion-western-austra...

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Have you had your 715 Aboriginal / Torres Strait Islander Health Check in the last Year? Staying on top of your health is important. It helps to identify potential illnesses or chronic diseases befor...

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The ITC were out and about today in beautiful Dowerin 🌾 The ITC program assist Aboriginal people with chronic disease through care coordination💛🖤❤️ Talk to you GP for more information.....

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What causes headaches? Doctors don't fully understand what causes most headaches. They do know that the brain tissue and the skull are never responsible since they don't have nerves that register pain...

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Thanks for the chat Gloria 👍👍 #community #inclusion #humansofthewheatbelt

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The Wheatbelt Health Network have been supporting the Toodyay Early Years Network on a project called ‘Paint the Town REaD’. A red speckled egg appeared on the edge of the Avon River. The child...

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Happy Monday... 👍👍👍 On this day in 1986 Mrs Davina Thompson makes medical history by having the 1st heart, lung & liver transplant at Papworth Hospital in Cambridge, England. #wheatbelt #h...

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I have the right to be in control of my own life, make mistakes, make my own decisions and have real choices - United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. We have created s...

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Supporting the doctors of the future.. 🩺 We really enjoying chatting to the Curtin University medical students at Bilya Koort Boodja about Aboriginal Health and chronic disease programs. Great ...

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Did you know if you need to access a GP but it is not an emergency and your Health centre is closed - you can use bulk billed Telehealth GP services on 1800 225 523 for people in the Wheatbelt. #hea...

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The Wheatbelt Health Network offers support including General Practice, Nursing, Mental Health, Allied Health and Visiting Specialists.

Humans of the Wheatbelt

Humans of the Wheatbelt - hearing stories and taking a photograph of our humans. Our focus is on disabled people interviewing people, including non disabled people, in community settings. This is a Wheatbelt health network project.

More stories can be found on our Humans of the Wheatbelt Facebook page.


I’m located on a farm north of Dowerin. I was born and raised on a farm south of Dowerin. It was great growing up on a farm—what a blessed existence. I’m the third of four children and I’m v...

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My family on my father’s side is the Kickett family and on my mother’s side it’s the Stack family. My dad, Jim Kickett, was born at Badjaling Mission and my mum was Penelope Kickett (nee Stack)...

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For 18-year-old Matthew Fernihough, a sport he took up in the face of bullying has seen him grow into a martial arts champion. The Northam teenager took up Muay Thai only a few years ago as a way of ...

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Cristi McPhee from the Shire of Dandaragan has received the Humans of the Wheatbelt book 👍 Books can be accessed via buff.ly/38SiqvE or via Shires, CRCs or Libraries throughout the Wheatbelt. #w...

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NORTHAM

Wheatbelt Health Centre
25 Holtfreter Avenue, Northam
Phone: 08 9621 4444
Open: 8am-6pm Mon – Fri

Aboriginal Health - Northam
65 Wellington Street, Northam
Phone: 08 9690 2824

TOODYAY

Alma Beard Medical Centre
81 Stirling Tce, Toodyay
Phone: 08 9578 2500
Open: 8.30am – 5pm Mon – Fri

WUNDOWIE

Wundowie Health Centre
GP Services
283 Boronia Ave, Wundowie
Phone: 08 9621 4444
Open: 8.30am – 4pm Wednesdays

NARROGIN

Aboriginal Health - Narrogin
Williams Road, Narrogin
Phone: 08 9881 0385
Open: 8.30am – 4.30pm Mon – Tues

After hours medical assistance: In an emergency call 000 or present to your nearest Regional Hospital emergency department. If you have a non- emergency and would like to consult with a GP then call Telstra Health on 1800 225 523. The service is free to access for Australian residents who reside in the wheatbelt or who are temporarily residing in the Wheatbelt. This service can be accessed before 8am and after 6pm Monday-Friday, before 8am and after 12pm Saturday and all day Sunday and any Public Holidays. Thank you to Western Australia Primary Health Alliance (WAPHA) for funding this service.

  • 25 Holtfreter Avenue, Northam

  • 81 Stirling Tce, Toodyay

  • 65 Wellington Street, Northam

  • Williams Road, Narrogin

  • 283 Boronia Ave, Wundowie

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