In The Media – Aboriginal advocates warn of youth suicide spike

By Jade Macmillan and Jessica Strutt Updated Tue May 21, 2013 9:44pm AEST View the video here – http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-21/crisis-meeting-held-over-aborginal-youth-suicide/4704700 More than 100 people including Indigenous leaders and government representatives attended a crisis meeting to discuss a spike in Aboriginal youth suicides. Aboriginal leaders have described the alarming number of suicides, including children as young as […]

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How many more suicides before we open our eyes and ears?

How many more suicides before we open our eyes and ears? Sat 21 Apr 2012 By Gerry Georgatos Kabi Kabi Elder, and Bundaberg campus coordinator Nulloo Yumbah at Central Queensland University, Cheri Yavu-Kama-Harathunian said she is devastated by the rising disenfranchisement of Aboriginal youth, and the world’s highest suicide rates – of Australia’s Aboriginal children. “Across […]

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