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Aboriginal health and related matters in the south-west of Western Australia

Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs.

Aboriginal health and related matters in the south-west of Western Australia

second report of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs, 1975.

by Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs.

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Published by Australian Government Publishing Service in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Western Australia.,
  • Western Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- Western Australia.,
    • Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA554.W47 H97 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 96 p. ;
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4207776M
      ISBN 100642020108
      LC Control Number80487082

      Glenda Kickett - Glenda Kickett belongs to the Whadjuk and Ballardong peoples of the Nyungah nation from the South West of Western Australia. Glenda is a social worker, having completed her degree in from the University of Western Australia, and has a Master of Arts from Curtin University in Indigenous Research and Development. South West Nyungar History The Aboriginal people in the South West corner of Western Australia, collectively known as Nyungars, are people with familial ties to this country who share a common culture, language, history and affiliation with land (Green, ).

        The committee held conferences and meetings to deal with such matters as a campaign to turn suburban gardens into vegetable plots to offset the loss of farm workers, a proposal to study the effect of occupational health matters on morale, and more substantial issues such as the need for a strong national body to influence the commonwealth on Author: Melinda Hinkson.   Communities view control over their health as highly important. The Wharerata Declaration is a framework to develop Indigenous mental health leaders in Canada, the US, Australia, Samoa and New.

      Western Australia. There is no coordinating peak body for Western Australia, only individual peak organizations. WA peak organization websites: The Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia (AHCWA) South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council (SWALSC) Kimberley Land Council (KLC) Other states. 22 Oct - This resource will provide you with information relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Public Health issues. See Aboriginal and Torres Strait.


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Aboriginal health and related matters in the south-west of Western Australia by Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Aboriginal health and related matters in the south-west of Western Australia: second report of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs, [Australia.

Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs.] -- This report contains the record of an examination by the committee of. Aboriginal Health works with metropolitan and country health services to: build the capacity of the WA health system, address gaps in service delivery and incorporate Aboriginal people’s needs into all aspects of health system planning and program development.

embed Aboriginal health across all areas of health – primary, secondary and tertiary. Conversely, historical studies of Aboriginal life in Western Australia mostly omit any mention of mental health issues or incarceration in asylums. 15 However, Martyr has examined some primary source records for nineteenth-century Aboriginal lunacy admissions in Western Australia, and found that these largely matched the profile of non Author: Philippa Martyr, Sophie Davison.

The study of Aboriginal history in Western Australia has been enhanced in recent years by people like Lois Tilbrook who have started collecting information and records on key Aboriginal Families in WA.

Due to the comprehensiveness of the records of the Department of Native Affairs, more is known about Aboriginal families than about most.

Indigenous Australians are people who are descended from groups that lived in Australia and surrounding islands before British include the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of Australia.

The term Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is preferred by many; First Nations of Australia, First Peoples of Australia and First Australians are also.

Survey of health related matters in the south-west of Western Australia, by C.J. Reed for the Community Health Services, Branch of the Public Health Department, ; submission by.

Author(s): Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs. Title(s): Report on aboriginal health and related matters in the South-West of Western Australia: brought up and ordered to be printed 23 October Rural Health West, Nedlands, Western Australia.

3, likes talking about this 10 were here. Rural Health West is a not-for-profit organisation focused on the ongoing recruitment and 5/5(1). Soc Set Med No pp Printed in Great Britain /84 S3 00 + 0 00 Pergamon Press Ltd AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL HEALTH AND HEALTH-CARE NEIL THOMSON Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra City, Australian Capital TerritoryAustralia Abstract-The health status of Australia's Aborigines is far inferior to that of non Cited by: Welcome to the My Healthy South West Facebook page.

Please like this page to stay up to date with health related activities in the South West. To provide feedback on WA hospital and health services, please use the Patient Opinion website.

The University of Western Australia (UWA) established the first program outside of the UK in late   Background. Different morbidity and mortality rates between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Australians have been well documented and persist despite dedicated government funding over the years to address the issue [1, 2].In this paper, the term Aboriginal will be used to describe the local Indigenous population which is the preferred terminology used by the Cited by: Western Australian Aboriginal history See Timeline of Aboriginal history of Western Australia for specific details.

Aboriginal people of Western Australia practiced an oral tradition with no written language before contact with European people. Aboriginal history in Western Australia has been grouped into five periods of time from before contact through to settlement and into recognition.

(6.) The South Western Sydney Area Health Service was amalgamated with the Sydney South West Area Health Service in However, its function at the local grass roots level has not changed much. (7.) Barwick [] and Gale and Wundersitz() are exceptions, but they documented continuing kin based relationships in urban conditions.

(8.). The history of the administration of Aboriginal people in Western Australia can be roughly divided into three periods. From Aboriginal affairs came under the jurisdiction of the Colonial Secretary's Office and all surviving records relating to Aboriginal administration for that period can be found in the general Colonial Secretary’s.

Another Aboriginal community, Oombulgurri, in the Kimberley in north-east Western Australia, became a dry community in November after the suicide of five Aboriginal people.

The liquor ban came into effect after a Western Australian coroner found that both alcohol and sexual abuse had been factors in the suicides [56]. Coordinates. Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total population of 26 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern Capital: Canberra, 35°18′29″S °07′28″E.

Please note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in photographs, film, audio recordings or printed material. Some material may contain terms that reflect authors’ views, or those of the period in which the item was written or recorded, but may not be considered appropriate today.

6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework Report ( Community Safety). For more information, see the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander South West Western Australia, south of Geraldton; Yamatji: Western Australia, related criminal matters and Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal matters.

For more. Premier of Western Australia, Colin Barnett, described the Noongar Settlement as “the most comprehensive native title agreement” in Australia. Western Australia Parliamentary Debates Legislative Assembly, 14 OctoberThe Act recognises the Noongar people as the traditional owners of the south-west of the state of Western : Bertus de Villiers.

Three of the other cases occurred in Western Australia and one was in Queensland. The spate of deaths, first reported by The Australian, is believed to have began on January 3, when a year-old girl from Western Australia died in Townsville Hospital from injuries caused by self-harm.

She had been visiting relatives in the beachside town. The View From Mount Clarence is the work of a non-indigenous writer and researcher on the subject of racial integration in South-West Western Australia.

For Aileen, Glenys and Darren Quartermaine-Garlett and all descendants of. John Henry Monger, the Elder, Introduction. In recent months I’ve been drawn back into family matters.Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation is a regional Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service in East Arnhem Land, providing comprehensive primary health care services for over 6, Indigenous residents of North East Arnhem and public health services for close to 10, people across the region.Objectives: To examine factors that impact on breastfeeding duration among Western Australian Aboriginal children.

We hypothesised that Aboriginal children living in remote locations in Western Australia were breastfed for longer than those living in metropolitan locations. Methods: A population-based cross-sectional survey was conducted from to in urban, rural and Cited by: