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

  • Acute Rheumatic Fever & Rheumatic Heart Disease Awareness Promotion

    Our ARF/RHD staff are doing awareness promotions every Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays until the end of March. To learn how to reduce the burden of these disease's and improve clinical care, head on over and have a chat with our friendly staff. Read more

  • Afternoon Exercise Session

    Your knees giving you a hard time? Scott the friendly Exercise Physiologist is showing exercises to help us with sore knees. All people of the public are welcome to attend!! Read more