Coronavirus resources for Remote Communities

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Government of Western Australian have collated some FAQ's below:

 

Information sources

You can call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080.

If you require a translating or interpreting services please call 131 450.

Otherwise, there are a number of Coronavirus resources available for the indigenous and remote communities. Here are a few reliable sources:

Free services available to assist you during COVID-19

Over 169 payphones across remote communities in Western Australia are available to use free of charge. This will help you stay connected to friends, family and health care services.

Coronavirus Symptoms

Local Health Clinic contact details:

  • Ord Valley Aboriginal Health Services (OVAHS)
  • Kununurra Community Health Service
  • Wyndham Community Health Service
    • 9161 0262

  • Boab Health Services
  • Warmun Health clinic
    • 9168 7885

  • Coolibah Health Centre
    • 9166 4249

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