$116 million anti-smoking campaign effective in Closing the Gap

Indigenous Health Minister Ken Wyatt AM said the findings from a new report recently released on the preliminary evaluation of the Tackling Indigenous Smoking program were encouraging.  “The report found the program is operating effectively, using proven approaches to change smoking behaviours, and delivering evidence based local tobacco health promotion activities. I am pleased the report recommends […]

Aspen and Pratt Foundation’s Mental Health Scholarship

Scholarship Available The Aspen and Pratt Foundation’s Mental Health Scholarships are available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who are studying a Master of Mental Health. Applications will be considered from applicants who are: • Of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent • Enrolled or intending to enrol into a post graduate Mental Health […]

Barunga Festival 2017

The 31st Barunga Festival, held in the small community of Barunga, 80kms from Katherine in the NT over the June long weekend (10th – 13th).  Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA) had a community engagement stall for the 2nd year. The festival is a celebration of music, sport and culture and for the past few years […]