Visit Website An online library providing educational information on child trauma. Include information on: Interventions, Abuse and Neglect, Brain Development and Neuroscience, Child Development and Early Childhood, Trauma and PTSD, Violence and Public Health.
Visit Website It Takes A Forest to Raise a Tree: Healing Our Children from the Storms in their Lives is a new talking Tool Kit for Aboriginal women with children who experience violence or other trauma in their lives. This resource uses the metaphor of a tree (from narrative therapy) as a way to talk […]
Visit Website This website provides information on the Royal Commission Into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse and available support services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The website also provides a list of frequently ask questions to assist in the process of contacting the Royal Commission and in telling your story.
Visit Website The Lookout is an online resource offering a range of information on family violence, including fact sheets, articles, FAQs and a list of available support services. The website aims to provide information to assist in the prevention of, and response to, family violence in Victoria. Family violence workers can use the website to […]
Visit Website The Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention and Legal Service Victoria (FVPLS) has a number of resources available on its website. Fact sheets What is Family Violence A Quick Guide about Child Protection for Koori Families A guide to the Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal Help Cards What to do if Child Protection is involved […]
Download File This submission brings forward the knowledge and experience of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and organisations. It is made by peak bodies and lead agencies advocating for and supporting the best interests of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care across the country.
Member organisations of the National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples (Congress) met in Sydney on 26 November for round-table discussions on important issues relating to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. The meeting was coordinated by Congress to discuss Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander contributions to the Royal Commission. As a […]
From the National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples website Joint Statement from Congress member organisations on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses into Child Sexual Abuse The absence of specific mention of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, or acknowledgement of the traumatic history of our Peoples’ involvement with institutions in the Royal Commission’s Terms […]
Visit Website Spirit Dreaming Inc. has produced a series of DVD’s exploring family violence from the perspective of Aboriginal women. These DVD’s provide a moving personal account of family violence experienced by Aboriginal women and the impact it has had on their lives. The resource is divided into four parts, with each section documenting real-life […]
Visit Website This resource has been developed as part a project undertaken by Spirit Dreaming Inc. The DVD examines the impact of crime on Aboriginal people and communities. Aboriginal women talk about how they have been affected by crime and trauma, and how they remember life before the incident, how they felt during the event, […]