Ruth Taylor – Programs Manager (Preventative Health)
NCACCH welcomed Ruth Taylor to our team in March 2017 as the Indigenous Health Project Officer and in late 2017 Ruth transitioned into her new role. Ruth moved to the Sunshine Coast region from Northern NSW, where she has lived for the majority of her life on Bundjalung country. Ruth has a Masters in Public Health, as well as a background in nutrition and health promotion, and has previously worked in a similar roles in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. Ruth is passionate about health equality and about preventing and reducing the impact of chronic disease on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Karen Kairupan – Tackling Indigenous Smoking (TIS) Coordinator
Profile coming soon!
Sally Bligh – Tackling Indigenous Smoking (TIS) Support Worker
Sally is of Wakka Wakka descent, her family originally from Cherbourg. She has lived in Perth, Western Australia for 22 years and has come to settle back on the Sunshine Coast. Sally has worked within Federal and State government departments, and also in Indigenous Recruitment. Sally has a keen interest in the Health sector and happy to be apart of the wonderful team of NCACCH who service the Sunshine Coast Indigenous community.