National Health Leadership Forum call for greater transparency and partnership in the Closing the Gap Refresh

The National Health Leadership Forum (NHLF), comprised of leaders from Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health peak sector, has serious concerns with the Government’s Closing the Gap refresh process and the way it has been managed by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. “We are disappointed that as an expert body on […]

ACA Study Grant Scheme for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students Now Open

Applications for 2019 Study Grants Open The Australian Chiropractors Association (ACA) National Study Grant Scheme (ACANSS) is available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who are studying a chiropractic course at an Australian University. Full-time study grant awardees will receive up to $10,000 per year and part-time recipients will receive up to $5,000 per year. The funding is […]

$36 million for national suicide prevention projects

The Australian Government will invest more than $36 million in national suicide prevention projects to raise awareness of the impact of suicide and to support Australians who may be at risk. The funding, through the National Suicide Prevention Leadership and Support Program, will help to deliver important awareness and stigma reduction activities, research, and leadership […]