How can we help indigenous communities?
How do you connect with the Aboriginal community?
Who can help aboriginal people?
The Community Services Directorate Cultural Services Team can help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander kinship and foster carers find resources and support. Phone (02) 6205 4966. The NSW Child, Family and Community Peak Aboriginal Corporation provides training, support groups and newsletters. Phone (02) 9559 5299. via
How do you support reconciliation?
How can you promote culturally safe services and programs to enhance participation?
Strategies that enhance the ability to be culturally safe include: reflecting on one's own culture, attitudes and beliefs about 'others' clear, value free, open and respectful communication. developing trust. via
How do aboriginals talk to the elders?
Use formal addresses when interacting with older people and Elders—or ask them how they wish to be acknowledged. Always wait your turn to speak. It is important to be a good listener and not to talk over anyone. Avoid direct criticisms of specific individuals. via
How do aboriginals communicate with elders?
Always seek permission and explain to the person reasons why you need to touch them. Establish rapport first to make person feel comfortable. In Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, extended periods of silence during conversations are considered the 'norm' and are valued. via
What is an Aboriginal community called?
Koori is a term denoting an Aboriginal person of southern New South Wales or Victoria. 'Koori' is not a synonym for 'Aboriginal'. There are many other Aboriginal groups across Australia (such as Murri, Noongar, Yolngu) with which Indigenous Australians may identify themselves. via
How do aboriginals become good allies?
What services are there to support Aboriginal health?
Aboriginal Health Services and Support
How can we help indigenous youth?
What is the Truth and Reconciliation calls to action?
The TRC calls to action address the ongoing impact of residential schools on survivors and their families. They also provide a path for government and Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities in British Columbia to create a joint vision of reconciliation. via
Is reconciliation possible?
It is possible to reconcile and give the relationship another fair shot, especially if couples practice open communication and employ the help of a therapist. Open communication with your ex will allow you to understand where they stand in regard to reconciliation. via
What are examples of reconciliation?
Examples of reconciliations are: Comparing a bank statement to the internal record of cash receipts and disbursements. Comparing a receivable statement to a customer's record of invoices outstanding. Comparing a supplier statement to a company's record of bills outstanding. via