CAAMA News 29-07-14

29th Jul 2014

CAAMA News team : Paul Wiles, Pam Reilly, Justin Fenwick, Mikalea Simpson.

The lack of acknowledgement and respect given to Aboriginal and Islander people’ s . continues to have a major impact on their mental health and wellbeing ….according to a leading suicide prevention researcher.

The country’s peak consumer representative group has created a new online web page to help Aboriginal and Islander Australians better understand their rights

.A Cairns School principal says that involving parents in the school system is an important part of keeping our kids in school.

.A program run in Aboriginal communities by the Australian Army has been acknowledged by the Federal Shadow Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Warren Snowdon.