Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

Improving the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is a national priority. We work in partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to develop and implement strategies, programs and initiatives to improve health and wellbeing.

COVID-19 vaccines information

Information for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about COVID-19 vaccines.

Annual health checks

Find out more about free annual health checks for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people (715 checks).

How we support Indigenous health

Get an overview of our work to improve the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Indigenous health programs

We fund many programs that work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to improve health.

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2021–2031

The new National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan sets the policy direction for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing. It will guide the development of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health policies, programs and initiatives over the next 10 years.

Access the plan

Find an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health service

Use this interactive map to find an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander health service near you.

Interactive map

Latest resources

Latest resources

See our resources translated into Indigenous languages

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Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) – Video – What are the symptoms of JEV?

Find out what the symptoms of JEV are and how you can protect yourself in this short video.
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Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) – Video – How do you get JEV?

This animation, produced for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, explains how you get the virus.

Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) – Social – SWAT for Safety

Social tiles and suggested captions that you could use across your social media platforms. This content can be adapted in order to tailor it to your audience.

COVID-19 vaccination – Geographic vaccination rates – SA4 Indigenous population – 25 January 2023

This report lists the percentage of people who have self identified as Indigenous who have been vaccinated against COVID-19, by SA4. The percentages are further broken down by geographic regions and whether they've had one dose or are fully vaccinated.