Leadership, Capacity Building, Cultural Safety

Boatshed Racism Roundtable Declaration

This Declaration was made at the National Roundtable on Research on Racism towards Indigenous Australians, which will be known as the ‘Boatshed Declaration’.

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Close the Gap – Community Guide

Provides a good overview of the Close the Gap Committee and its work.

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CRANAPlus support to remote health practitioners

The Bush Support Services division supports remote health workers with clinical and cultural awareness training and support via 24-hour confidential phone call.

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Cultural Respect Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

Developed by Australian Health Ministers’ Advisory Council March 2004.

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Great Videos of Indigenous health professionals

An update on the Close the Gap campaign for Indigenous health equality. 16 Feb 2011.

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Indigenous webpage on your Health website

The webpage provides information about how National Health Reform particularly benefits Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Making Two Worlds Work

Making Two Worlds Work: building capacity of the health and community sector to work effectively and respectfully with the Aboriginal community & provide culturally competent health care to Indigenous peoples. This initiative won the 2009 Victorian Health Care Awards – Reducing Health Inequalities section.

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National Strategic Framework ATSI Health Australian Government Implementation Plan

National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2003 – 2013 Australian Government Implementation Plan 2007 – 2013.

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National Strategic Framework for A&TSI Health

National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health developed by NATSIHC and endorsed at the Australian Health Ministers Conference on 31 July 2003. Category: Addressing Indigenous Health.

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Rural Health Education Foundation

The Rural Health Education Foundation is Australia’s pre-eminent provider of television-based health education for doctors, pharmacists, nurses and allied health professionals.

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Sharing the True Stories: improving communication in Indigenous health care

A helpful resource for non-Indigenous health care practitioners working with Indigenous clients and communities – advice on communication & miscommunication and guidelines for improving communication.

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Working Together Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Wellbeing Principles and Practice

Working Together offers new approaches to Indigenous mental health that acknowledge the importance of cultural identity and resilience as well as the pervasive effects of racism, and the disempowerment of colonisation and assimilationist policies. The book incorporates culturally specific clinical.

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