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IAHA Research and Policy update:

As the national member-based Indigenous allied health peak organisation, IAHA has a diverse allied health membership and Secretariat with significant knowledges, skills and expertise within Indigenous health, allied health, culture and community regarding best practice for improved  health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across the nation.  Research values this expertise and IAHA […]

“Working together to prevent suicide” World Suicide Prevention Day September 10

 Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA) encourages the allied health membership and community members to be involved in local activities as part of World Suicide Prevention Day. World Suicide Prevention Day is observed on September 10 each year to promote action to prevent suicide globally. Local, national and international events and activities are held during this […]

Indigenous leaders welcome $5.5 million social and emotional wellbeing, mental health and suicide prevention initiatives

EMBARGOED UNTIL 9.30AM, 9 SEPTEMBER 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Indigenous leaders welcome $5.5 million social and emotional wellbeing, mental health and suicide prevention initiatives Indigenous leaders welcomed Health Minister Greg Hunt’s $4.5 million announcement of Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Australia – a national independent  and inclusive Indigenous social and emotional wellbeing, mental health and suicide prevention […]

IAHA commends the recently released Auditor-General report, “Mental Health Service Planning for Aboriginal People in New South Wales”

Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA), the national organisation for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health workforce, welcomes the report from Margaret Crawford, New South Wales Auditor-General. IAHA contributes significantly to the national dialogue on health and wellbeing access, equity and solutions for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  IAHA supports in principle the […]

MEDIA RELEASE: IAHA supports Coroners call for greater cultural safety in healthcare.

IAHA supports Coroners call for greater cultural safety in healthcare. Available for Immediate Release – 12 August 2019 Advice: This article contains the name of an Aboriginal person who is deceased and may cause sadness or distress to readers. Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA), the national organisation for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied […]

Engagement Officer – Indigenous Allied Health Australia

Engagement Officer – Indigenous Allied Health Australia Applications Closing 8am (AEST) Wed 19th June 2019 The positions listed in this post are for your information only. Indigenous Allied Health Australia does not seek to endorse any of the positions, organisations, material or statements contained within. If you have any enquiries about these positions please do […]