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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Working with older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people (2013)

Author

Wall S, Koori Growing Old Well Study Project Team

City

Paddington, NSW

Type

Report

Institution

Benevolent Society

 

Description

This briefing presents evidence from research to guide mainstream community aged care organisations and practitioners on working in a respectful and culturally sensitive manner with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Topics covered by the briefing include:

The briefing includes a discussion guide to prompt readers to reflect on how the material in the briefing could be applied in practice. The briefing was prepared by Sharon Wall and the Koori growing old well study project team at Neuroscience Research Australia, in partnership with The Benevolent Society.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

Contact details

The Benevolent Society

New South Wales office
Level 1, 188 Oxford Street
Paddington NSW 2021
PO Box 171
Paddington NSW 2021
Ph: (02) 8262 3400
Fax: (02) 9360 2319

Queensland office
9 Wilson Street
West End Qld 4101
PO Box 5347
West End Qld 4101
Ph: (07) 3170 4600
Fax: (07) 3255 2953

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Last updated: 27 May 2013
 
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