Latest Closing the Gap News

Visionary plan to transform Australian cancer outcomes kicks off with consultation
Wiyi Yani U Thangani National Summit to amplify voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls
Sky News with Ashleigh Gillon
Pilot of specialist approach for sentencing Aboriginal offenders
Record spend on Indigenous programs in NSW
Children under 14 belong in school and with their community not in prison
$85 million to strengthen families in NT and APY Lands
Supporting Indigenous Australians to give birth on country
Another Step for Priority Reform Two of National Agreement on Closing Gap
$850,000 to support improved health outcomes for cancer patients
Indigenous Essential Services Advisory Committee appointed
Anindilyakwa children to walk in both worlds at new boarding school
Aboriginal legal service sought to tackle family violence
Interview with Mark Patrick, Noongar Radio, Perth
Landmark first lease agreement for access to water from Yamatji Strategic Aboriginal Water Reserve
Aboriginal panel members chosen to provide justice insight
Speech – I-Asist Virtual Launch
More rural renal services for North Queensland
Aboriginal leader to transform outcomes
Largest ever attendance at third annual Aboriginal Business Expo
Keynote Address – 10th Northern Territory Aboriginal Economic Development Forum
Staunch, Blak and ready to shake place up
Property Council welcomes $183 million investment to help most vulnerable
Social housing investment key to recovery roadmap
Don’t miss out on Queensland’s record $400,000 Indigenous Languages grants
New program to fund research into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander criminal justice
Closing gap for Aboriginal people in custody
NSW Aboriginal Business Roundtable launches
‘We have platform and we have commitment’ NACCHO’s message on World Mental Health Day
Mirrabooka Aboriginal Family Led Decision Making pilot underway
Strengthening Protection For Children And Young People
Allied health funding for Aboriginal NDIS participants will help deliver right services, in right place, right way
Local Decision Making Creating More Jobs for Remote Territorians
First family enters home ownership through Jalbi Jiya program
Local government Closing Gap: way forward for Australian communities
Progress on our Commitment to Aboriginal Youth Wellbeing
Aboriginal women share their stories on keeping heart strong
Innovative council research receives funding boost
Report details health status of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Community organisations slam decision to continue discriminatory and punitive Cashless Debit Card
Family violence research helps in closing gap
Pat Turner – Recipient of Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association 2020 Sidney Sax Award
Preschool benefits Indigenous children more than other types of early care
Progress of measures in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2020 show mixed results
Community Services Ministers’ Meeting Communiqué 4 December
Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage 2020
Speech to Indigenous Allied Health Australia Conference: Fiona Petersen
2020 Budget caring for Queensland communities