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NACCHO Media Release: Aboriginal community controlled health services are the key to reducing Hep C rates

22 January 2015

Aboriginal community controlled health services are the key to reducing Hep C rates

The peak Aboriginal health organisation will today tell a Senate inquiry today that more must be done to reduce the high rate of Hepatitis C infection among Aboriginal people. 304 more words

Aboriginal Health

Dixie Link-Gordon, Community Educator

From Victim to Warrior is more than a dream.

Painful as the journey may be
We overcome through passion.

Dixie Link-Gordon has lived all her adult life in Redfern.

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Domestic Violence

Oh it's so shocking blah blah

Why are people shocked that Aboriginal kids die 5.2 times more than their non Aboriginal counterparts?

Most will live in substandard housing, be the object of racism, have one or both parents self-medicating via alcohol or other drugs, leading to vicious addictions, maybe a parent in jail, at least an uncle, cousin or Aunt. 215 more words

Indigenous