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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013- 2023)

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013- 2023

The Plan is an evidence-based policy framework designed to guide policies and programmes to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health until 2023.

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework)

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework

The authoritative Framework monitors progress in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health outcomes, health system performance and the broader determinants of health.

Cultural Respect Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2016-2026

Cultural Respect Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2016-2026

The Framework commits the Commonwealth Government and all states and territories to embedding cultural respect principles into their health systems; from developing policy and legislation, to how organisations are run, through to the planning and delivery of services. It will guide and underpin the delivery of quality, culturally safe, responsive health care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and contribute to progress made towards achieving the Closing the Gap targets agreed by the Council of Australian Governments.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is a web resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Indigenous health by making the evidence base readily accessible via the Internet. The HealthInfoNet’s translational research aims at providing the knowledge and other information needed for health practitioners and policy-makers to make informed decisions in their work. They source and transform a wide range of all the latest relevant material, health research, information and resources, bringing them together in one place. The aim is to translate this into a form that is easily understood, relevant, meaningful and readily accessible to those who need it.

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Drug Strategy 2014 – 2019 a component of the National Drug Strategy 2017-2026

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Drug Strategy 2014 – 2019 a component of the National Drug Strategy 2017-2026

The strategy aims to reduce the harmful effects alcohol and other drugs in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse Final Report – Recommendations (2017)

Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse Final Report – Recommendations (2017)

The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse was established in response to allegations of sexual abuse of children in institutional contexts that had been emerging in Australia for many years. The Commission made a number of recommendations specific to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

My Life My Lead

My Life My Lead

Report on the national consultations regarding opportunities for strengthening approaches to the social determinants and cultural determinants of Indigenous health.

Gayaa Dhuwi (Proud Spirit) Australia