Indigenous health

Journal article

4 Dec 2019
117

This paper reviews available evidence on programs and policies for obesity prevention and treatment for Aboriginal children and provides recommendations for improved outcomes.

Journal article

1 Dec 2019
0

This article explores how Aboriginal communities can be engaged on health issues such as smoking through culturally-appropriate interventions such as art.

Report

HIV and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in 2019
28 Nov 2019
14

This booklet was prepared by the Aboriginal Health Equity Sexual Health and Wellbeing team at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), to highlight HIV rates among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and inform development of policies and actions to bring rates...

Report

22 Nov 2019
20

The AMA’s Report Cards on Indigenous Health highlight the successes, progress, obstacles and failures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and continue to be important catalysts for further discussion about how Australia can improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Report

18 Nov 2019
5

This report presents information on oral health outreach services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in the Northern Territory.

Report

Putting community-driven, strengths-based approaches into practice
1 Nov 2019
114

This report explores strengths-based, bottom-up approaches to delivering Aboriginal health and wellbeing services. It focuses on three case study organisations across two sites, all of which have reputations for maintaining highly positive relationships with their communities.

Report

Fourth national report 2018–19
31 Oct 2019
17

This is the fourth national report on the 21 Better Cardiac Care measures for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, with updated data available for 14 measures. The report indicates that the level of access for cardiac-related health services is improving for Indigenous Australians.

Journal article

30 Oct 2019
155

This research aims to understand current and previous Indigenous offender health services and programs offered by four Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) and the experiences, challenges and enablers of delivering these.

Journal article

29 Oct 2019
0

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians have poorer cancer outcomes than other Australians. Comparatively little is known of the type and amount of cancer treatment provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the consequences for cancer survival.

Guide

Talking about what’s needed to close the gap in life outcomes between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians
25 Oct 2019
149

This booklet has been developed by the Coalition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peak Organisations in consultation with Australian governments – federal, state and local – and with the assistance of a grant from the Commonwealth Government. This booklet is intended to be an...

Report

16 Oct 2019
73

This report presents information on hearing health outreach services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in the Northern Territory.

Report

14 Oct 2019
696

This report shows Indigenous knowledge is being applied successfully in a wide range of services and business activities, with good results for Indigenous peoples and, when government funding is involved, a great return on investment.

Report

11 Oct 2019
11

This in-brief report provides an overview of the data in the main report, also titled ‘Acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease in Australia’.

Submission

1 Oct 2019
12

NACCHO’s submission includes feedback received from their member services, Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs), who deliver a range of services in urban, rural and remote communities across Australia.

Policy report

1 Oct 2019
5

This resource was developed to examine the implementation of the NDIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Engagement Strategy.

Evaluation

1 Oct 2019
380

This report informs a retrospective review of the last ten years of Closing the Gap. The project examines and reports on the effectiveness and appropriateness of the overarching Closing the Gap policy framework, with specific attention to critical components of the National Indigenous Reform Agreement...

Position paper

18 Sep 2019
8

This resource outlines the Public Health Association of Australia's (PHAA) position on the incarceration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia. It should also be read in conjunction with PHAA’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health policy position statement.

Conference paper

18 Sep 2019
14

This paper introduces the project governance and the co-creation of an Aboriginal advisory group and explains the lengthy, but critical, collaborative process the advisory group then used to develop an agreed evaluation logic model to inform the design of the evaluation.

Submission

Submission to developing a Victorian state-wide OOHC health strategy
2 Sep 2019
7

This submission forms the Victorian Aboriginal Children and Young People's Alliance's input into the development of a Victorian state-wide strategy for children in out-of home care.

Literature review

1 Sep 2019
214

This literature review provides insights into what Indigenous peoples across the world describe as culture. This review was undertaken at the international level, but covers literature primarily written about Indigenous peoples from Aotearoa (New Zealand), Australia, Canada and the United States.

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