Family Matters National Forums

M E D I A R E L E A S E 29 August 2014 Adelaide forum identifies strategies to stem the soaring number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care A forum in Adelaide on 27 August attended by 170 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members, practitioners, service providers and […]

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Brian Butler talks about the Stolen Generation on Housing Matters

Brian Butler & the Stolen Story Today we celebrate the 6th anniversary of Apology Day to the Aboriginal people.  Adrian chats with Brian Butler, a respected Aboriginal elder about the apology, stolen generation and the disintegration of the family across Australia as well as other important issues including the appropriate governance for Aboriginal people.  It’s […]

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Announcement of Grants from the Healing Foundation

Heal our Past, Build our Future Together Celebrating the Apology to the Stolen Generations 2014 As we approach the 6th anniversary of the Apology to the Stolen Generations on 13 February 2014 the Healing Foundation is happy to announce the recipients of our Apology micro grants. These micro grants of up to $700 contribute to community celebrations […]

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In Conversation with Gerry Georgatos

In 2014 we are honouring Ambassadors for “The Decade of Lateral Love™ Around the World 2012 – 2022” with a special Interview Series Lateral Love™ Ambassadors are answering some important questions about their life journey especially for you. Join us and gain an insight into the life of Gerry Georgatos, our first cab off the […]

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Recommended Resources – The Stringer

Welcome to The Stringer’s first newsletter for 2014 NEWS update: The Stringer is an independent online news site, delivering free-to-access independent news to readers daily. We made a difference in our first year – 2013 – and intend to work towards making a bigger difference in 2014. Independent news media contributes to the unfolding landscape of human rights and […]

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In the Media – ‘Forced removal’ prompts Russell Milera’s compensation fight with South Australian Government

‘Forced removal’ prompts Russell Milera’s compensation fight with South Australian Government By court reporter James Hancock Updated Thu 12 Dec 2013, 8:23am AEDT PHOTO: Monica Wittmann said she ran with the baby in her arms (ABC News: James Hancock)   A man is fighting for compensation from the South Australian Government for what he claims was his forced removal […]

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