Refugee health

A mother loving holds her baby up to her face to receive its kiss
The Refugee Health Team in CACH provides community health services across metropolitan Perth to refugees and humanitarian entrants who meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Children under the age of 18 years and their primary carers who have been referred by the Humanitarian Entrants Health Service or from Princess Margaret Hospital Refugee Health Service.

Services include access to primary health care including GPs, Child Health and School Health, and immunisation follow-up.

Policies specifically relating to Refugee Health can be found in the Community Health Manual.