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APS Congress: Scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander psychologist or academics

The APS is excited to announce our Indigenous Psychology Congress Attendance Scholarship and Indigenous Psychology Student Congress Attendance Scholarship! The scholarships will be offered to a maximum of three Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander psychologists or professionals working in the field of psychology and two Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students to attend the 2018 […]

Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Research

The Australian National University invites expressions of interest from researchers in relevant disciplines that are aligned with the University’s research priority areas and can contribute to the Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Initiative going forward, as well as a willingness to contribute to teaching in Indigenous Studies. Positions are available in any relevant discipline, at levels […]

Closing the Gap must address the violence and over-imprisonment crisis destroying Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s lives

The Closing the Gap Strategy must adopt targets to reduce violence and imprisonment rates, the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander-led Change the Record Coalition has said in its submission to COAG’s ‘refresh’ of Closing the Gap. “Violence and imprisonment are destroying families, communities, and lives,” said Antoinette Braybrook, Co-Chair of Change the Record and Convenor […]

iTRADES – Pre-Employment program

The AES has an exciting opportunity with our iTRADIES pre-employment program supported by Lendlease, all interested candidates MUST make an appointment with the AES in Campbelltown to enter the program.An information day will be held on the 9th of May 2018. EOI’s close on the 7th of May 2018. For more information click here 

World Indigenous Housing Conference 2019

The 2012 WIHC (inaugural) was held in Vancouver Canada. National Congress formed a Steering Committee and has been meeting regularly via teleconference with the Aboriginal Housing Management Association in Vancouver in progressing the 2019 WIHC and we have arrived at the point where the Conference is official and we can now start to advertise etc. […]

Consultation Open: Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition Relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

The Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition Relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples is appointed by a resolution of appointment. The Committee is due to produce an interim report by 30 July 2018 and a final report by 29 November 2018. The Committee would like to receive submissions before 11 June 2018, but […]

Unique Centre to Fast-Track First Peoples’ Health Improvement

Indigenous Health Minister Ken Wyatt AM has officially launched an Australian-first centre to boost Aboriginal health by fast-tracking social and cultural research. Minister Wyatt said Murdoch University’s Ngangk Yira Aboriginal Health and Social Equity Research Centre promises new methods of tackling Closing the Gap challenges. “This unique centre aligns strongly with the Turnbull Government’s holistic, […]