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- Methadone, Counselling and Literacy: A health literacy partnership for Aboriginal clients. Black, Stephen; Ndaba, Anne; Kerr, Christine; Doyle, Brian // Literacy & Numeracy Studies;2012, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p45
This paper describes a literacy program delivered at the Kirketon Road Centre (KRC), a primary health centre located in Kings Cross, Sydney. KRC was established to meet the health needs of 'at risk' young people, sex workers, and people who inject drugs. The literacy program was initiated from...
- Working together. Hughes, Caroline; Paulazzo, Julieanne // inCite;Jul2008, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p13
The article focuses on the partnership of Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) Learning Centre and Yurauna Centre to establish a Resource Library within the Yurauna Center in Australia. The partnership of two centres includes Yurauna staff delivering courses in cultural awareness to Learning...
- Pathway to information literacy: Teaching Indigenous Learners unit at Charles Darwin University Library. Henderson, Kaye; Mahjouri, Jessie // inCite;Jul2008, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p14
The article focuses on the Teaching Indigenous Learners, a third year unit of Bachelor of Teaching and Learning degree at Charles Darwin University in Australia. Topics covered in the unit include Historical Perspectives of Indigenous Education, Indigenous Education in the Northern Territory,...
- RESPECTING THE CULTURAL RESOURCES OF AN INDIGENOUS NATION AS A KEY TO DEFINING AND MEETING THE HEALTH AND FINANCIAL NEEDS OF THEIR ELDERLY. Sereno, J.; Pastorello, T. // Gerontologist;Oct1996 Supplement, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p258
Gerontological professionals who coordinate health and financial services in Central NY want to do more to meet the needs of an indigenous people both on reservation and in urban settings. Qualitative research, conducted by the first author, himself an American Indian, has yielded insights with...
- Aboriginal business/education. // Northern Ontario Business;Jan94, Vol. 14 Issue 3, Directory '94 p1
Presents a directory of aboriginal business/education services available in Northern Ontario.
- Looking beyond the trees. Scroppo, Fina // CA Magazine;Oct96, Vol. 129 Issue 8, p6
Describes the role of Bob Brown as the national director for KPMG's Aboriginal Services Group in Calgary, Canada. Help extended to Canada's First Nations; Service on various aboriginal committees; Initiatives of the Aboriginal Services Group; Core group; Aboriginal Student Awards Program.
- Supporting expectant mothers. Petten, Cheryl // Raven's Eye;Sep2001, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p4
Highlights the program to support expectant mothers by the Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) in British Columbia. Aim of CPNP in launching the program; Details of the Fort St. James CPNP; View on the impact of the program to the community life of aborigines.
- Indigenous youth. Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Jun2001, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p8
Reports that the New South Wales Government is planning a specialized Aboriginal school focusing on indigenous culture as part of the `Building the Future' program.
- Visitors learn how to help. Lusty, Terry // Alberta Sweetgrass;Jan2001, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p13
Reports the social services of Whitestone in Edmonton, Alberta. Support on health crisis; Development of community for aboriginal youth; Maintenance of community contacts with Whitestone.