Health Services

  1. Queensland Health
  2. Community Health
  3. Early Parenting Groups and Information

Capricorn Coast Hospital and Health Service - Women and Family Health 

Provides antenatal services, postnatal care, and child health services, including:
    -Birth preparation classes
    -Child health support clinics (Monday and Wednesday)
    -Child health drop in clinics (Thursday 9am - 1pm Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre)
    -Growth and development assessments, breastfeeding support, nutrition and sleep information, hearing screens
    -Group information sessions
    -Referrals to allied health services

Contact: (07) 4913 3000 
Address: 8 Hoskyn Drive, Yeppoon
Other information: Please phone for more information or to book an appointment 

Capricorn Coast Indigenous Hospital Liaison Officer is available to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families. Contact: 0428 977 488

Rockhampton Community and Public Health - Maternal and Child Health 
Provides a range of community health and support services for families, free of charge. This multi-disciplinary team includes Child Health Nurses and allied health services. Services can assist with development assessments, parenting and health education, hearing screens, and referrals to allied health services. 
Child Health Clinics: 
          - Rockhampton: (07) 4920 6900
          - Gracemere: (07) 4920 6900
          - Mount Morgan: (07) 4912 5100
Drop in Clinics: come in for a short chat with a child health nurse. No appointment required. Available at Rockhampton, Gracemere, and Rockhampton Family Centre. 

Gumma Gundoo - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Maternal and Child Health Services

Providing comprehensive, culturally appropriate community based antenatal and postnatal care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women or women pregnant with an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander infant. Contact Rockhampton Gumma Gundoo Outreach team by calling 0408 863 342

For more information, contact the Rockhampton Maternal and Child Health service:
Contact: (07) 4920 6900
Address: 82-86 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton