A summary of different resources with a focus on positive outcomes for Indigenous Australians.
Promoting Indigenous child health and wellbeing: "Get a piece of paper honey, no-one can take that away from you"
This webinar focussed on effective strategies to promote Indigenous child health and wellbeing.
Explores some of the characteristics of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural practices that contribute to family functioning
This webinar highlighted why and how Aboriginal services differ to mainstream services, and the importance of culture in delivering these services.
A promising model for capacity-building partnerships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services and non-Indigenous services
Margaret Cargo and Lisa Warner discuss the "realist" approach used to evaluate the Aboriginal Parental Engagement Program (APEP).
The latest approaches to healing intergenerational trauma experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people
Indigenous children continue to experience poorer health and developmental outcomes compared to non-Indigenous children. Understanding what might be contributing to these different outcomes is essential for the development of possible solutions to reduce this “gap”.
While the concept of healing trauma experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander young people has gained impetus, and the need to address intergenerational trauma is increasingly being acknowledged, the task of improving the wellbeing of those affected is complex and challenging. It requires time, resources and commitment.
Responding to Child Sexual Assault in Aboriginal Communities: A report under Part 6A of the Community Services (Complaints, Reviews and Monitoring) Act 1993
The NSW Ombudsman has conducted an audit of the NSW Interagency Plan to Tackle Child Sexual Assault in Aboriginal communities.