Aboriginal people decide their future, and are strong in culture and identity



  • Commit to Aboriginal self-determination through the design and delivery of Aboriginal policy and programs impacting children, families and communities. Including immediate stop on detrimental policies, such as adoption, as identified by Aboriginal people.


  • Provide a 10-year commitment to and resourcing of Aboriginal-led solutions and delivery of child and family programs from early intervention to care, to address the immediate crisis of overrepresentation of vulnerable Aboriginal children and families involved with government systems. Investment to be negotiated through formal partnership with Aboriginal representative bodies and organisations, and focused on addressing disadvantage as well as providing immediate support and care for children and families.


  • Establish independent Aboriginal oversight of systems, policies and programs for Aboriginal children and families, through a NSW Aboriginal child and family commission to direct resources towards Aboriginal-led designed outcomes, commissioned through Aboriginal community controlled organisations.

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  • Kim van Nerum
    published this page in Recommendations 2019-01-18 11:23:07 +1100