Social and Emotional Wellbeing

Puntukurnu Aboriginal Medical Service Social Emotional Wellbeing Program (SEWB) provides confidential and culturally responsible service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who may be facing challenges impacting social and emotional wellbeing.

Covering the remote Jigalong, Parnngurr, Kunawarritji and Punmu communities, the program works to provide early intervention and mental health support through connection to country and culture.  The program focuses on prevention strategies working with other stakeholders like KJ, Women's Shelter, EPIS and Martumilli.  Common environmental health services include:

  • Goal-setting
  • Cultural activities
  • Advocacy
  • Transport and travel assistance
  • Referrals to specialist services


Act Belong Commit Partner 

PAMS is a proud partner of Act Belong Commit, supporting social and emotional wellbeing in our community. Act Belong Commit (ABC) is a mental health promotion campaign aimed to encourage people to take action towards improving and protecting their mental health and wellbeing. 

Speak to us to learn more about the SEWB program on 08 9177 8307