Since Rosie's earlier inception in 1983 Mookai Rosie Bi-Bayan has worked hard to provide a culturally sensitive service that helps to improve the health status and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, particularly that of women and children.
As there are no birthing facilities in Remote Cape York and Western Queensland pregnant women must come to Cairns around four to six weeks before the birth of their baby.
Mookai Rosie Bi-Bayan is in a position to have a major and critical influence on the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Developing nutrition, women’s reproductive health, pre and post natal care, support and environmental health.
Mookai Rosie has a strong policy of of Healthy living and upholds these through nutritional diets provided to clients during the course of their stay.
For more information on this organisation please visit http://mookairosie.org.au