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Aboriginal kids: a healthy start to life

Report of the Chief Health Officer 2018
Indigenous health Community health Maternal and infant welfare Early childhood development New South Wales
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This report was developed in collaboration with the Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council and focuses on key improvements in the health of Aboriginal children in New South Wales in the first five years of life.

The report emphasises the importance of services and programs being carried out in partnership with Aboriginal people, their communities, the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Sector and across government. Services and programs that have helped to achieve improvements in Aboriginal child health are highlighted throughout the report.

The report is divided into three life stages: before birth, infant health and early childhood.

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