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The Resource Working with Aboriginal people and communities : a practice resource, produced by Aboriginal Services Branch in consultation with the Aboriginal Reference Group

Working with Aboriginal people and communities : a practice resource, produced by Aboriginal Services Branch in consultation with the Aboriginal Reference Group

Label
Working with Aboriginal people and communities : a practice resource
Title
Working with Aboriginal people and communities
Title remainder
a practice resource
Statement of responsibility
produced by Aboriginal Services Branch in consultation with the Aboriginal Reference Group
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This practice resource - Working with Aboriginal people and communities is a guide for all Community Services and relevant non-government organisation (NGO) staff, particularly field staff. It has been developed to improve service delivery to Aboriginal people by providing staff with key facts, and information relevant to working with Aboriginal communities in NSW."--P. 2
Additional physical form
Also available online. On 6/11/09 freely available online from the website of NSW Dept. of Community Services at: http://www.community.nsw.gov.au/docswr/_assets/main/documents/working_with_aboriginal.pdf.
Cataloging source
AIAS
Dewey number
362.84991509944
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
New South Wales
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social service
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Intercultural communication
Label
Working with Aboriginal people and communities : a practice resource, produced by Aboriginal Services Branch in consultation with the Aboriginal Reference Group
Link
http://www.community.nsw.gov.au/docswr/_assets/main/documents/working_with_aboriginal.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"February 2009"--Cover verso
Bibliography note
Bibliograph: p. 42-43
Contents
What is the practical resource and why do we need it? -- Historical overview: history of mistrust of welfare based agencies; state and national apologies; over-representation of Aboriginal people; Sensitive issues; Grief and loss (sorry business) -- Use of the terms "Indigenous", "Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" -- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags -- Aboriginal language group names and nations -- Aboriginal concept of family and community -- Acknowledgement of land and original custodians and Welcome to country -- Men's and women's business -- Communication: respect and sensitivity; Use of appropriate language; Communication techniques; Building rapport; Cultural bias; Participation -- Section two: Aboriginal community consultation : effective consultation with Aboriginal organisations and communities -- Working with Aboriginal organisations -- Understanding community structures -- Section three: Resources: Calendar of significant cultural events -- Important things to remember
Control code
000044385691
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
44 p.
Isbn
9781741900972
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)416211834
Label
Working with Aboriginal people and communities : a practice resource, produced by Aboriginal Services Branch in consultation with the Aboriginal Reference Group
Link
http://www.community.nsw.gov.au/docswr/_assets/main/documents/working_with_aboriginal.pdf
Publication
Note
"February 2009"--Cover verso
Bibliography note
Bibliograph: p. 42-43
Contents
What is the practical resource and why do we need it? -- Historical overview: history of mistrust of welfare based agencies; state and national apologies; over-representation of Aboriginal people; Sensitive issues; Grief and loss (sorry business) -- Use of the terms "Indigenous", "Aboriginal" and "Torres Strait Islander" -- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags -- Aboriginal language group names and nations -- Aboriginal concept of family and community -- Acknowledgement of land and original custodians and Welcome to country -- Men's and women's business -- Communication: respect and sensitivity; Use of appropriate language; Communication techniques; Building rapport; Cultural bias; Participation -- Section two: Aboriginal community consultation : effective consultation with Aboriginal organisations and communities -- Working with Aboriginal organisations -- Understanding community structures -- Section three: Resources: Calendar of significant cultural events -- Important things to remember
Control code
000044385691
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
44 p.
Isbn
9781741900972
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)416211834

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