Download File The literature is the first phase of the project Meeting the Needs of our Children: Effective community controlled strategies to prevent and respond to family violence.
Download File What are effective strategies that prevent and respond to family violence, that particularly support the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children? And how can we recognise, support and resource these programs? SNAICC is conducting a project that seeks to respond to these questions through a literature review, consultations and development of […]
Visit Website Reconciliation Australia’s web-based Indigenous Governance Toolkit aims to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups strengthen their governance. Drawing on research from the Indigenous Community Governance Project, and updated with success stories from the Indigenous Governance Awards, the Indigenous Governance Toolkit contains a diversity of information including case studies, text, visual and audio […]
Visit Website The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse will examine how institutions with a responsibility for children have managed and responded to allegations and instances of child sexual abuse. This website contains information on the inquiry and submission process.
Download File SNAICC submission to the Queensland Child Protection Inquiry calls for greater participation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in service design and delivery. The SNAICC submission supports calls by the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Protection Peak (QATSICPP) for the establishment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander controlled child and […]
Download File Download Report: Opening Doors through Partnerships: Practical approaches to developing genuine partnerships that address Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community needs. In the context of a current nation-wide policy focus on service delivery partnerships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and organisations, and mainstream service providers, this paper addresses important questions in unpacking […]
Download File SNAICC welcomes the appointment of Professor Helen Milroy as one of six Commissioners to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. “Professor Milroy is a descendant of the Palyku people of Western Australia who has extensive clinical experience in working with children and adolescents who have suffered child abuse and […]
Download File Healing in Practice – Promising Practices in Healing Programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Families 2012. Copyright © SNAICC 2012 ISBN 978-1-921174-35-3 PO Box 1445 North Fitzroy Victoria 3068 Australia To order a hard copy of this resource visit the SNAICC resource shop.
Download File Description – Flip chart to assist in ‘unpacking’ Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s cultures and cultural needs. It portrays different aspects of cultural connections that enhance a young person’s sense of identity and wellbeing.
Download File The NT Government’s decision to halve the budget of the peak body SAF,T (Strong Aboriginal Families, Together) — set up only a year ago — is a backward step and a major blow for the territory’s vulnerable Aboriginal children and families. The cuts to SAF,T are part of the Government’s decision to reduce […]