Showing that incarceration rates can be lowered within years, not decades.

16th Jul 2020

An 8-week pilot program run at the Banksia Juvenile Detention Centre has shown some very encouraging results, by halving the number of female detainees.

The National Suicide Prevention and Trauma Recovery Program, a grass roots initiative run by the community for the community has been running on very little to no funding and continues to make a real difference in the lives of people living under the poverty line in Australia.

CAAMA’s Damien Williams Spoke with the Director of the National Suicide Prevention and Trauma Recovery Program Megan Krakouer and co-ordinator Gerry Georgatos, about how their approach has had such a positive result.