To provide quality support services that enable individuals, families and the broader community of the Torres Strait, NPA and Cape York to maintain a balanced and safe lifestyle.

For Someone I Care About

If you are concerned about a family member, friend or other community members, and would like them to receive counselling help please complete the referral form.



I need help now

If you or someone you know needs immediate help the below contact details should be useful.



Our Impact


staff identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander


clients attend our health services in the 2018-19 financial year


different services provided

Latest news

  • Health Services

    The Northern Peninsula Area (NPA) increased its community health credentials when NPA Family and Community Services (NPAFACS) Ambamu Iyrie Ukan Florence Brisbane Health Centre received a national award of accreditation, demonstrating its commitment to quality and safety within its practice. Read more

  • Community Development Program

    The Community Development Program (CDP) is a Federal Government funded project to assist remote job seekers transition from welfare into employment. CDP staff will assist job seekers to find employment Read more

  • Community Consultation

    NPAFACS facilitated a community consultation to give the membersĀ of the five communities a chance to voice their issues and concerns regarding the education here in the NPA. Read more

Upcoming events

  • Harmony Day

    In 2019, the Department led national celebrations for the 20th anniversary of Harmony Day. The event was renamed Harmony Week to recognise diversity and inclusion activities that take place during the entire week. Harmony Week will include 21st March, which is the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Read more

  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    NPA Family and Community Services encourage you to call us on contact listed at the botom of the website. We're here for your needs. To give you more details on Domestic Violence please click on this tab. Read more