Cultural resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
We have collated a range of information and resources from various organisations here for you to access. Many of the links will take you to an external website where you can access what you are looking for. Compass.info is another great source of elder abuse information. To navigate, click a topic below or ‘back to the top’ to return to this menu.
Domestic and Family Violence
The Queensland Government has a number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific resources available via their website:
The Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence produced an excellent booklet entitled Strong Women. Hard Yarns. It is accessible here:
Advance Care Planning
The Office of Advance Care Planning hosts information on the topic of advance care planning, including an explanatory video.
No More Humbug (reducing financial abuse)
No More Humbug was a project run by the Kimberley Community Legal Service located in the Kimerley region of Western Australia. It’s core goal was to reduce Aboriginal financial Elder abuse in the Kimberley. Along with a report, the project produced a number of resources, including posters, animations and a practical training manual. While the project was specific to the Kimberley, WA area the resources may be transferrable to other communities in remote regions.