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Better Ways of Working with Aboriginal Elders

The Junction Neighbourhood Centre Inc.

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:15 pm (AEST)

Better Ways of Working with Aboriginal Elders

Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
CHSP/Disability Funded Services Managers/Coordinators   more info Ended $55.00 $3.19
non-CHSP/Disability Funded Services Staff Ended $110.00 $5.39

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Engaging with Aboriginal Communities

Session overview

Learn how to work with Aboriginal elders more effectively while maintaining a respectful approach to culture. 

What’s covered

  • Introduction to Aboriginal society: peoples and cultures
  • Past Aboriginal policies and implications for Aboriginal people and                                   communities.
  • Current Aboriginal policies and implications for Aboriginal people and                                     communities
  • Valuing Aboriginal peoples and culture
  • Valuing Aboriginal people in the workplace and the implications for                                         service delivery

Who should participate?

This workshop is aimed at CHSP/Disability funded staff who work with or are planning to work with Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal people who are older.

 

HURRY! BOOKINGS CLOSE WEDNESDAY 21/06/2017


 

   About the facilitator

Aunty Norma Ingram is a Wiradjuri woman born in Cowra NSW and raised on ‘Erambie’ Aboriginal Reserve. She has lived most of her life in inner city Redfern. Norma has a Masters of Education from Harvard University.

Norma has over 35 years of direct industry experience in education, training and serving Aboriginal communities. She has held a number of roles including Senior Aboriginal Coordinator at TAFE and managing training programs at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) as well as providing corporate training programs for Qantas and the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet.

Norma’s dedication to her community has been demonstrated through various roles including CEO of both the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council and the NSW State Aboriginal Land Council, and board member of Murawina Pre-School, Wyanga Aboriginal Elders Program, the Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC) and NSW Aboriginal Housing Office, and as a member of the Indigenous Advisory Group at UTS.

Have questions about Better Ways of Working with Aboriginal Elders? Contact The Junction Neighbourhood Centre Inc.

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Redfern Community Centre
Performance Room
29-53 Hugo Street
Redfern, NSW 2016
Australia

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:15 pm (AEST)


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The Junction Neighbourhood Centre Inc.

The Junction Neighbourhood Centre Inc. 



A.B.N. 13 231 860 321

Shop 2

669-673 Anzac Parade

Maroubra, NSW 2035

Phone (02) 9349 8200

Fax (02) 9314 1788

 



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