Pro­fes­sion­al Bod­ies & Associations

COVID-19 Pri­ma­ry Health­care Guid­ance
Rec­om­men­da­tions to sup­port health­care teams with pre­ven­tion and man­age­ment of COVID-19 for Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander peo­ples. This vital resource is a col­lab­o­ra­tion between NAC­CHO, The Low­it­ja Insti­tute, RACGP and ANU. Rec­om­men­da­tions respond to spe­cif­ic ques­tions from health­care pro­fes­sion­als and are updat­ed regularly. 

Resources for Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander Health Professionals

CATSI­NaM, AIDA, IAHA & NAT­SI­H­WA col­lab­o­rate to pro­vide resources. It includes tips and infor­ma­tion to help you care for your­self, as well as, resources for dis­tri­b­u­tion in your communities. 

Abo­rig­i­nal Health Coun­cil of West­ern Australia

A com­pre­hen­sive toolk­it for mem­ber ser­vices to man­age COVID-19 with­in Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander communities.


Arti­cle pub­lished in Ausmed — Don­ning and Doff­ing PPE Correctly

Aus­tralian Col­lege of Nursing 

Impor­tant infor­ma­tion about schol­ar­ships to com­plete the Aus­tralian Col­lege of Nurs­ing Refresh­er Pro­gram for Reg­is­tered Nurses. 

Aus­tralian Indige­nous HealthInfoNet 

A selec­tion of resources and links col­lat­ed by Aus­tralian Indige­nous Health­In­foNet to keep you updat­ed with the lat­est infor­ma­tion on coro­n­avirus (COVID-19).

Bet­ter Phone Com­mu­ni­ca­tions in the Time of COVID 19

This pre­sen­ta­tion pro­vides strate­gies on how to get the best com­mu­ni­ca­tion out­comes from phone conversations.

Beyond Blue

Coro­n­avirus Men­tal Well­be­ing Sup­port Ser­vice reg­u­lar­ly updat­ed with infor­ma­tion, advice and strate­gies to help you man­age your well­be­ing and men­tal health dur­ing this time.

Cochrane Library

A series of col­lec­tions on COVID-19 in a vari­ety of lan­guages to share imme­di­ate access to sys­tem­at­ic views when they become available.

Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spir­it) Australia

Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spir­it) Aus­tralia pro­vide tips on stay­ing healthy and strong dur­ing the coro­n­avirus outbreak.


Help­ful resources pre­pared by head­space to help man­age any changes to dai­ly life as a result of con­tain­ment measures.

NAC­CHO Abo­rig­i­nal Health News

Sign up to receive NAC­CHO’s dai­ly com­mu­ni­ty alerts and updates about COVID-19 straight to your inbox.

Access the Nation­al Man­age­ment Plan devel­oped by the Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander Advi­so­ry Group on the COVID-19 pan­dem­ic and asso­ci­at­ed resources for Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander health practitioners.

Nation­al Asth­ma Council

Advice on how to effec­tive­ly man­age asth­ma dur­ing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nation­al Indige­nous Aus­tralians Agency

Infor­ma­tion for indi­vid­u­als and busi­ness providers


Pro­vid­ing men­tal health sup­port to expect­ing and new par­ents feel­ing dis­tressed through this dif­fi­cult period.


RHDAus­tralia sup­ports the pre­ven­tion, diag­no­sis and man­age­ment of acute rheumat­ic fever (ARF) and rheumat­ic heart dis­ease (RHD) in Australia. 

The Roy­al Aus­tralian Col­lege of Gen­er­al Practitioners

A clear, print­able guide on how to safe­ly remove a face mask and dis­pose of accordingly. 


Social, emo­tion­al and cul­tur­al well­be­ing online resources for Abo­rig­i­nal and Tor­res Strait Islander People

World Health Organisation

The lat­est updates from the World Health Organ­i­sa­tion about the glob­al sta­tus of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

NACCHO State and Territory affiliates COVID-19 resources






Winnunga Nimmityjah


AMSANT have col­lat­ed posters that can be print­ed and dis­trib­uted around health clin­ics to spread aware­ness about COVID-19 in community.