JANUARY: New South Wales (NSW)Welcome back to another year filled with plenty of information sharing! We hope you all had a safe and enjoyable break.To kick us off for 2015, the AOD team at the Knowledge Centre have put
JANUARY: Methamphetamine (Ice)Over the past couple of months we have seen a growth in prevalence and discussion surrounding methamphetamine, or ice. Therefore, the Substance Use Team at AIH have put together an ‘Ice
The South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation Greater Southern NSW & ACT Region SEWB Workforce Support Unit has developed an AOD DVD resource for new Aboriginal Alcohol & Other Drug Workers and community. This resource has been develop
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The Royal Australian College of
General Practitioners (RACGP) and the University of Melbourne have invited
NATSIHWA to participate in two separate consultation workshops. Participants
are invited to provide input into how a phone support service such as
1800RESPECT (the National counselling helpline and website for sexual assault
and domestic or family violence) can assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander Health Workers and General Practitioners.
The first workshop will focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Workers and/or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners and
will be held in Sydney on Wednesday 12 August 2015.
The second workshop will focus on both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
Health Workers and General Practitioners and will be held in Sydney
on Wednesday 30 September 2015.
Two Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and/or Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioner are invited to attend, one each from
an urban setting and one from a rural setting along with a NATSIHWA
If you are working within this specific area, you can nominate for these two
To register your interest or for more information, please contact:
Ph: (03) 8699 0354
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