The Institute for Urban Indigenous Health Limited (IUIH) is a not-for-profit Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisation which leads the planning, development and delivery of comprehensive primary health care for the Indigenous population of the South East Queensland region.
IUIH and its Members serve Australia’s largest and fastest growing Indigenous populations, predicted to reach 131,000 in 2031.
The Institute was established in 2009 by its four founding Member Organisations:
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service (ATSICHS) Brisbane Limited
- Kalwun Development Corporation (Kalwun Health Service)
- Kambu Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation for Health
- Yulu-Burri-Ba Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health.
Healthy, strong and vibrant Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, families and communities.
Family health and wellbeing through integrated health and social support services.
Focus on families – the wellbeing of Indigenous families of SEQ are at the centre of all our efforts.
Working together – strengthening and supporting each other to achieve our goals.
Strategic focus – in every activity and relationship.
Integrity, conviction and quality – in performance of every task and in every process.
A commitment to excellence – in all that we do.
Building capacity – of our staff and member services.
Accountability – to stakeholders and communities for meeting commitments.