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Video launched to enhance understanding of people with a disability in Aboriginal communities

SNAICC News

The Aboriginal Disability Network NSW has launched a video exploring what it is like to be an Aboriginal person living with a disability. Living My Way aims to enhance understanding and create an awareness of disability within Aboriginal communities.

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15 Apr 2014

Funding announced for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural and language projects

SNAICC News

The Australian Government has announced funding of over $500,000 for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, language and arts programs.

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15 Apr 2014

Call for abstracts for the Healing Way: Art with Intent Symposium

Community Announcements

The Healing Way: Art with Intent Symposium - hosted by the Dax Centre in partnership with the Lowitja Institute and Desart - is being held in Melbourne on 19 - 20 September 2014. Submissions are currently being sought.

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15 Apr 2014

Roundtable on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health data

Community Announcements

The Lowitja Institute and the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) held a roundtable on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Data Linkage in Melbourne last month. A report has been released.

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15 Apr 2014

Tip sheet on supporting children after trauma

SNAICC News

The Raising Children Network has developed a tip sheet on how parents and carers can support children who have recently experienced trauma.

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11 Apr 2014

I've Been There - new website for young parents

Community Announcements

The Mental Health Association of NSW, in conjunction with the NSW Ministry of Health have designed a new website to provide information to new or expecting young parents.

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10 Apr 2014

Report - Mapping of children and youth indicator reporting frameworks

Community Announcements

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has released a report examining the purpose, scope and reporting status of a number of national frameworks, agreements and partnership agreements.

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10 Apr 2014

Aboriginal Children and Family Centres need funding certainty…now!

SNAICC News

With the end of financial year in sight, the 38 new Aboriginal Children and Family Centres (ACFCs) across Australia are continuing to operate under an uncertain funding future with no indication yet that the issue will be resolved before 30 June.

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4 Apr 2014

NSW Statewide Aboriginal Health Conference - Many Mobs: Building Strength and Connection

Community Announcements

The 2014 Statewide Aboriginal Health Conference - Many Mobs: Building Strength and Connection is being held at Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport on 28 - 29 May.

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4 Apr 2014

New prospectus launched for national campaign on children in out-of-home care

SNAICC News

SNAICC and partner organisations in a national initiative to reduce the disproportionate number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care have launched a funding prospectus to attract support from the philanthropic sector.

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3 Apr 2014