Aboriginal Australians--Health

10 April 2017

This Health Performance Council (HPC) indicator report monitors changes over the first two years of Transforming Health program implementation in South Australia.

Journal article
7 April 2017

This article calls for solutions that adequately engage Indigenous carers in mental health care.

Journal article
28 March 2017

This article discusses how participatory action research (PAR) processes are effective in supporting communities to identify key factors negatively impacting on their lives as well as strategies...

16 March 2017

Provides information about: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations; the context of Indigenous health; various measures of population health status; selected health conditions; and...

Audio interview
14 February 2017

Jackie Huggins, co-Chair of The National Congress of Australia's First People, discusses the Redfern Statement, relaeased in June 2016, and its importance for the roadmap to address the persistent...

14 February 2017

This ninth Closing the Gap report showcases real successes being achieved at a local level across the country, and outlines how we, as a nation, are meeting our responsibilities in improving...

Working paper
8 February 2017

This paper uses data from Waves 1–7 of the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children (LSIC) to explore the interrelationships between families’ housing, culture and remoteness and their children’s...

23 January 2017

A strong minister will look beyond doctors and hospital to improve Australians’ health

Audio interview
19 January 2017

Malcolm Turnbull's recent cabinet reshuffle means Australia will have its first ever federal Aboriginal minister, with West Australian MP, Ken Wyatt, given the portfolios of aged care and...

Book review
11 December 2016

Serious Whitefella Stuff by Mark Moran confronts the conundrum and inevitable complexity of Indigenous policy and shines a very practical light on the mixed results in policy delivery and...