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Danila Dilba Health Service

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• Danila Dilba supports over 9000 clients.

• They work not only with other health providers but recognisin­g the social determinan­ts of health, also work with the Don Dale DetenƟon Centre and NT Legal Aid, to provide free legal support to their clients.

• The organisaƟo­n is focused on providing a culturally safe workplace and has a majority of Indigenous staff.

• Each year, they self-fund five Aboriginal Health PracƟƟoner trainees – a significan­t contribuƟo­n to building a sustainabl­e workforce.

• The panel recognised Danila Dilba for the breadth of their local services, their focus on cultural safety and their flexible and welcoming service to their clients ;which includes mobile clinics and varied communicaƟ­on strategies to encourage good health and wellbeingͿ. They are also recognised for their contribuƟo­n to the COVID-19 response in the Territory – working as a respirator­y clinic and supporƟng the vaccine rollout.

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