Organisation

Family Matters

Strategy

Changing tracks: an action plan for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families 2020-2022

This action plan focuses on the changes needed to eliminate the disproportionate representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the child protection system and to close the gap in life outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families.
Guide

Using collective impact to see strong communities, strong culture and stronger children

This toolkit aims to encourage local initiatives that improve outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families.
Article

Because of them, we must – Hannah McGlade

Dr Hannah McGlade is a Nyungar human rights lawyer and academic who has published widely on many aspects of Aboriginal human rights issues, especially those affecting the lives of Aboriginal women and children. Hannah is a Family Matters Ambassador. 
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Because of them, we must – Mick Dodson

Professor Mick Dodson is a Yawuru man from the southern Kimberley region of WA, Professor of Law at the Australian National University (ANU) College of Law, and the former Director of the National Centre for Indigenous Studies.
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Because of them, we must – Muriel Bamblett

Adjunct Professor Muriel Bamblett AO is a Yorta Yorta and Dja Dja Wurrung woman, one of Australia’s leading experts on Aboriginal child welfare, has been CEO of the Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency since 1999, and is the Chair of SNAICC – National Voice for...