Chairman of the Aboriginal Medical Service Redfern, Australia's largest community-controlled health service
Sol Bellear is the Chairman of the Redfern Aboriginal Medical Service, Australia's largest community-controlled health service. AMS Redfern was established in 1971, and was the first health service of its type in the world.
Sol has been a lifetime Aboriginal activist and has travelled the world extensively in relation to Indigenous justice issues, including a delegation to the United States Pan African Congress in the 1970s.
Sol has served as Deputy Chairman of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, and currently advises the NSW Aboriginal Land Council on strategic issues.