Aboriginal Medical Services (AMS)


Aboriginal Medical Services have a number of different services you can access for throughout all of life care. You can go to them for your pregnancy checkups & other support throughout your pregnancy & continue to attend other services such as Child & Family nurses to help you after baby is born. Please check with your local AMS to find out what they offer within their services.

Services provided at Aboriginal Medical Services include:

  • Alcohol & other drugs services
  • Allied health services including Optometry & Audiometry
  • Chronic disease management
  • Community-based programs
  • Counselling
  • Dental health services
  • Diabetes services
  • General Practitioner clinics
  • Hearing health programs
  • Mental health programs
  • Nutrition & exercise programs
  • Post natal services
  • Sexual health programs
  • Sexual health services
  • Visiting specialist services including Respiratory, Paediatrics, Endocrinology, Psychiatry, & Psychology
  • Women’s & Men’s Health programs
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Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation (BNMAC)

Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation is home to the Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation Clarence Valley (BNMACCV) & the Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation Richmond Valley (BNMACRV). These Aboriginal Medical Services (AMS) provide health services to the Aboriginal communities of Grafton & Casino areas as well as outreach clinics to Baryulgil, Malabugilmah, Yamba & Maclean, Coraki, Box Ridge, Tabulam & Muli Muli communities.

Grafton Clinics:  Two locations.

Grafton Surgery (02) 6643 2199 South Grafton Surgery (02) 6644 3555

For information on Outreach clinics for Baryulgil, Malabugilmah & Muli Muli communities please ring Grafton Surgery to inquire.

Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation Richmond Valley (BNMACRV)

Clinic in Casino (02) 6662 3514

Information on outreach clinics for Coraki/ Box Ridge & Tabulam communities:

(02) 6662 3514

Bullinah Aboriginal Health Service

Services include:

  • Podiatry
  • Optometry
  • Paediatrician
  • Hearing
  • Mums & Bubs
  • Counselling & Psychology
  • Tackling Smoking
  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs
(02) 6681 5644

Bullinah does outreach clinics to Cabbage Tree Island . For information on outreach clinics ring Ballina service on:

(02) 6681 5644