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9 & Dine – Xmas in July … a raging success!

By Daily Cow Senior Correspondent Arthur Bosanquet

IN 1991 the great Australian indigenous singer/songwriters Paul Kelly and Kev Carmody wrote “from little things, big things grow”. 502 more words

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NACCHO Cultural Competency : Download report Delivery of Health Services for Indigenous people

“This issues paper examines the available evidence on cultural competence in international and local literature. It defines cultural competency; reports on available evidence; identifies approaches and strategies that are effective in improving cultural competency among health services staff, examines the relationship between cultural competency and health outcomes, and documents an evidence-informed conceptual framework.” 677 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health News Alert :Renewed agreement to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people

“This is an ongoing challenge, and by working in partnership with Aboriginal people and organisations, we have already had some successes notably, improvements in the life expectancy gap, and in reducing child mortality,” … 527 more words

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NACCHO Renal Disease News : $10 Million Support for Central Australia Renal Patients

“Renal infrastructure, including accommodation for patients and members of their family, is important to ensure patients have access to dialysis and renal support services and the Australian Government will continue working with the Northern Territory Government to meet this critical need. 540 more words

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

NACCHO Indigenous Suicide Prevention : Assistance is needed for important research project

“Once developed, these guidelines will provide guidance on giving appropriate support to members of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities who are having suicidal thoughts or engaging in self-harming behaviours. 595 more words

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

NACCHO employment opportunity: National Client Quality Co-ordinator

” This position will be a national quality champion for the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (ACCHO) Sector’s approach to culturally safe comprehensive primary health ca… 438 more words

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

Essay Prize Series Part 1: Printing the Pacific

The submissions for the 2014-2015 Hakluyt Society Essay Prize showcased some of the most exciting new research in the field of the history of travel, exploration and cultural encounter currently undertaken by… 705 more words

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