Download File SNAICC National Executive member Lisa Coulson has told a major conference there is an urgent need for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child and family support services that are holistic and culturally appropriate to help build a stronger future for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Speaking at the Honouring the Child, Honouring […]
Download File SNAICC Chairperson launches new assessment tool to assist Aboriginal kinship carers SNAICC Chairperson Dawn Wallam has launched a groundbreaking new tool to empower Aboriginal kinship carers to identify needs, develop action plans and improve outcomes for children. The Winangay Aboriginal Kinship Care Assessment Tool, launched in Redfern today, was developed by the Winangay […]
Download File National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day (NAICD) is held on 4 August each year to celebrate the importance and value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people within family and community. This year’s NAICD theme is: “From small to big, growing stronger every day”. The theme salutes the […]
Download File This year’s National Aboriginal and Islander Children’s Day (NAICD) poster will feature the artwork of Jazmin Clark, a Year 5 student at Challa Gardens Primary School in the Adelaide suburb of Kilkenny. NAICD is held on 4 August every year to celebrate the importance and value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children […]
Download File National Aboriginal and Islander Children’s Day – Tuesday 4 August 2009 – ‘Good Child Protection: we do it better together’.
Download File The SNAICC Resource Service has distributed over 600 Through Young Black Eyes Workshop Kits free to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members, family workers and services around the nation. The kits will assist communities to take local action to prevent child abuse, neglect and family violence and propose six steps to develop […]
Download File SNAICC Chairperson, Muriel Bamblett, AM, said today that, ‘tonight’s Federal Budget has to start delivering on the governments pre-election promises of halving the gap in mortality rates between Indigenous and non Indigenous children under the age of five within a decade; and halving the gap in reading, writing and numeracy achievement within a […]
Download File ‘SNAICC applauds Prime Minister Kevin Rudd for the manner in which he apologised today to the Stolen Generations,’ Muriel Bamblett, AM, Chairperson of the Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC), said today. ‘Through the formal apology and his speech, the Prime Minister demonstrated with his heart and mind that he […]