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18 Jul

Capacity Building seminars – July & August

The next seminar The cultural and historical contexts of Aboriginal people and genomic research will be over two sessions (July and August). This seminar contributes to an ongoing learning process about the historical and cultural contexts of…

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17 Jul

The National Strategy for Food Security in Remote First Nations Communities

Face-to-face consultation sessions are being held with a range of stakeholders, including with remote communities between July and August 2024. Consultation will be facilitated by PwC Indigenous Consulting.  NSW has been allocated a face-to-face session,…

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15 Jul

FASD Strong Born Community Grant closes 19 July!

NACCHO invites applications for the third round of the FASD Strong Born Campaign grants. ACCHOs can apply for funding to raise awareness, enhance resources, and strengthen workforce capability around fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).  Funding…

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12 Jul

KARI 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

Join KARI on Friday, October 25, 2024 as they gather at The ICC Sydney to commemorate their incredible journey over the past 25 years. Come together to celebrate their significant achievements, pause for reflection, and…

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12 Jul

2024 National Carer Survey

Are you aged 16-25, and supporting a family member or friend living with a disability, health condition, mental illness, or who is ageing? Share your experiences in the 2024 National Carer Survey! This year there…

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12 Jul

Shield yourself from shingles

If you’re 50 years or older, shield yourself from shingles. If you’ve had chickenpox before, you could get shingles. It can be really nasty; especially if you’re older or if your immune system is weak. The…

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12 Jul

Aboriginal Suicide Prevention Training

Rosemary founded the Healing Centre for GriefologyTM in 1993 and in 2018 was accepted into the Master of Philosophy at University of Adelaide. Suicide rates among Aboriginal communities are devastatingly high, and the traditional approaches…

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12 Jul

Upcoming Benchmarque Courses

Course in Ear Wax Removal (Irrigation) Date: Tuesday 24 September Time: 9am – 4pm Venue: Noah’s On the Beach, Newcastle. 29 Zaara St Newcastle 2300 Cost: $500 (including GST) Value for Organisations Building the skillset…

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11 Jul

Maaruma-Li Aboriginal Corporation Family Day

AH&MRC attended Maruuma-Li Aboriginal Corporation (MLAC) in Coonabrarabran in collaboration with Tamworth Aboriginal Medical Service (TAMS) to assist with NAIDOC community day events. The primary purpose of this visit was to support MLAC by conducting…

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11 Jul

Dreamtime Story: The Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters Dreamtime story is widely known by First Nations Peoples across Australia and is one with many names and variations. Most commonly it is referred to as Kungkarangkalpa and is a significant creation…

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4 Jul

Caddyshack Project Surfboard Competition Now Open!

The Caddyshack Project Surfboard Competition is now open for upcoming NAIDOC Week. Simply text: ‘Share Affection Not Infection’ and your Postcode to Caddyshack Project on 0434 568 233. You will get a reply text. Enter as many times as you like. The…

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4 Jul

Get Ready NSW: Be prepared and know your apps

NSW has experienced tough times, from drought to storms, or fires to floods. It is important for the community to be prepared for extreme weather and have a plan in case of an emergency. NSW…

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4 Jul

Rabbit Proof Fence Q&A at Dendy Newtown

We are very excited for our upcoming Virtual Q&A Screening of Rabbit Proof Fence on July 11 at 6:30pm, followed by a live Zoom Q&A with acclaimed director Phillip Noyce. Winner of three AFI Awards…

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4 Jul

Nominations open for 2024 NAATSIHWP Excellence Awards!

NAATSIHWP Excellence Awards celebrate and acknowledge Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Health Practitioners who have made exceptional professional contributions to their communities and workplaces. NAATSIHWP Excellence Awards are open to individuals and…

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3 Jul

Tamworth and Ballina Alcohol and Other Drugs Skill Set

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of individuals struggling with alcohol and other drug issues? Take the next step in your career with our comprehensive Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Skill…

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