Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

Australian Government Plan to Improve Outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People with Disability

The Plan outlines actions the Australian Government is and can take to provide sustainable mainstream and disability services, delivered within a cultural framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability, their families and carers.

https://www.dss.gov.au/disability-and-carers/supporting-people-with-disability/resources-supporting-people-with-disability/australian-government-plan-to-improve-outcomes-for-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-people-with-disability

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet 

The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.
                  

http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/  

Beyond Blue Resource

Beyond Blue has resources specifically made for people of Aboriginal Torres Strait Islanders decent which can be found at:

First People’s Disability Network (Australia)

The First Peoples Disability Network (Australia) FPDN is the national peak disability organisation representing Aboriginal people with disabilities and their families who aim to be a strong voice of and for Aboriginal people with disabilities and their families.

www.fpdn.org.au

Get Ready Top Tips Workbooks

On this page you can access our popular Get Ready for Study and Work student workbook and Parent Guide. These resources are based on ten top tips for young people with disability. They contain information, contacts and activities to help students make a successful transition from school into tertiary study, work or post school programs.

The Get Ready for Study and Work student workbook contains practical activities which you can complete electronically. Please save a copy of the workbook to your device before you start working on it.

https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/getreadyforstudyandwork/resources/get_ready_top_tip_workbooks

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Get Ready Workbook

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

The 2nd Edition of Working Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Wellbeing Principles and Practice is now available in hard copy and online. The editors are Pat Dudgeon, Helen Milroy and Roz Walker.

The book is intended for staff and students and all health practitioners working in areas that support Indigenous mental health and wellbeing. Working Together offers a high quality, comprehensive examination of issues and strategies influencing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and social and emotional wellbeing.

 http://aboriginal.telethonkids.org.au/kulunga-research-network/working-together-2nd-edition-(1)/