Community Development skills Archive

  •               I have been in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory for many years now and was recently returning home for a break to my hometown in Central New South Wales. As I drove into very familiar territory I […]

    Country Roads Take Me Home

                  I have been in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory for many years now and was recently returning home for a break to my hometown in Central New South Wales. As I drove into very familiar territory I […]

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  •   Galiwin’ku, an Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory, has just been hit by 2 cyclones. Cyclone Lam on the 15th of February. Then Cyclone Nathan  on 22nd March. Both came at night time which makes them much more frightening. These cyclones are devastating enough as pictures linked […]

    A weapon more dangerous than 2 cyclones

      Galiwin’ku, an Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory, has just been hit by 2 cyclones. Cyclone Lam on the 15th of February. Then Cyclone Nathan  on 22nd March. Both came at night time which makes them much more frightening. These cyclones are devastating enough as pictures linked […]

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  •  Bridging the Gap Seminars 2015                 Our Bridging the Gap seminars have a reputation for imparting a broad range of practical cross-cultural skills; Skills you can then use to be effective in your work, EITHER if you need […]

    Seminars 2015

     Bridging the Gap Seminars 2015                 Our Bridging the Gap seminars have a reputation for imparting a broad range of practical cross-cultural skills; Skills you can then use to be effective in your work, EITHER if you need […]

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  • Can you see yourself working on the frontline in Community Development? Our AHED Enterprise Facilitators living in Galiwin’ku continue to support 6 Yolŋu families with enterprises. However, we have 16 families asking for our assistance so the pressure on our team grows. Our waiting list will be […]

    Seeking Expressions of Interest

    Can you see yourself working on the frontline in Community Development? Our AHED Enterprise Facilitators living in Galiwin’ku continue to support 6 Yolŋu families with enterprises. However, we have 16 families asking for our assistance so the pressure on our team grows. Our waiting list will be […]

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  • At the end of 2014 our AHED team in Galiwin’ku ran a crowd funding campaign via IndigenousX on ‘Start Some Good’. This was to raise much- needed funds for phase one of the ground-breaking Hope for Health (HFH) initiative with Yolŋu women. A groundswell of inspiring, generous […]

    Hope For Health

    At the end of 2014 our AHED team in Galiwin’ku ran a crowd funding campaign via IndigenousX on ‘Start Some Good’. This was to raise much- needed funds for phase one of the ground-breaking Hope for Health (HFH) initiative with Yolŋu women. A groundswell of inspiring, generous […]

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  • A response to the Federal Government’s 7th Closing The Gap Prime Minister’s Speech 2015 By Richard Trudgen Link: http://www.dpmc.gov.au/sites/default/files/publications/Closing_the_Gap_2015_Report_0.pdf After 7 bad reports, where the whole nation at government level has been trying to Close the Gap of disadvantage for Aboriginal people in the areas of health, education […]

    The 7th ‘Closing the Gap’ Report

    A response to the Federal Government’s 7th Closing The Gap Prime Minister’s Speech 2015 By Richard Trudgen Link: http://www.dpmc.gov.au/sites/default/files/publications/Closing_the_Gap_2015_Report_0.pdf After 7 bad reports, where the whole nation at government level has been trying to Close the Gap of disadvantage for Aboriginal people in the areas of health, education […]

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  •                       Bridging the Gap Seminars 2015 Our Bridging the Gap seminars have a reputation for imparting a broad range of practical cross-cultural skills; Skills you can then use to be effective in your work, EITHER […]

    BTG Seminars 2015

                          Bridging the Gap Seminars 2015 Our Bridging the Gap seminars have a reputation for imparting a broad range of practical cross-cultural skills; Skills you can then use to be effective in your work, EITHER […]

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  •   Community Development Tip – March 2015 Different Ways of Communicating Question: “How do I work with limited eye contact and little obvious response from Aboriginal clients? Also, do we talk too much?” Have you ever sat down and talked to a person with a […]

    The Lights are On But Nobody is Home

      Community Development Tip – March 2015 Different Ways of Communicating Question: “How do I work with limited eye contact and little obvious response from Aboriginal clients? Also, do we talk too much?” Have you ever sat down and talked to a person with a […]

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  • Hope for Health is the first step towards a vision for a health retreat and coaching solution in Arnhem Land, initiated by a movement of Local Ladies.  So why will this work where others have failed to change the poor health status of Aboriginal people in Arnhem Land. Read to find out.

    Hope for Health: Why it will change Arnhem Land

    Hope for Health is the first step towards a vision for a health retreat and coaching solution in Arnhem Land, initiated by a movement of Local Ladies. So why will this work where others have failed to change the poor health status of Aboriginal people in Arnhem Land. Read to find out.

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  • If you want to learn an Aboriginal Language it’s best to find an existing resource for the language group and region you want to work with. It’s very important to do your own homework rather then just going to find a native speaker and hassling them. […]

    Language Learning Resources

    If you want to learn an Aboriginal Language it’s best to find an existing resource for the language group and region you want to work with. It’s very important to do your own homework rather then just going to find a native speaker and hassling them. […]

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