Category: Aborignal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and Cultures

The hands of Crystal Johnson, a Sistergirl from the Tiwi Islands.

Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls

About this survey This survey is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members who identify as LGBTI, Brotherboy and/or Sistergirl. We are looking for mob to share their ideas about social and emotional wellbeing, mental health, suicide prevention and support. The survey will inform Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander strategies of the MindOUT National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide… Continue reading Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls »

NAIDOC Week 2017: Languages Matter

It’s NAIDOC this week and the 2017 theme is Our Languages Matter.  The theme aims to emphasise and celebrate the unique and essential role that Indigenous languages play in cultural identity, linking people to their land and water and in the transmission of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, spirituality and rites, through story and song…. Continue reading NAIDOC Week 2017: Languages Matter »

Call for Applications: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Board Advisory Group

The Alliance is forming an ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Board Advisory Group’. The purpose of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Group is to advise the Board of the Alliance in: identifying and periodically updating Alliance priority policy areas for engagement; augmenting existing Alliance consultation mechanisms by providing information and insights regarding the… Continue reading Call for Applications: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Board Advisory Group »