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Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin
 

Angkwerre-iweme (traditional healing) project

 

Overview

The Angkwerre-iweme (traditional healing) project aims to assist Elders and healers to maintain and practice Arrernte traditional healing within their community. Arrernte healing involves knowledge systems that comprise an interconnected model of health care and is linked with the land through bush medicines, healing songs, smoking, and Angangkere (healers).

The project supports healers and Elders to come together and share knowledge and skills, and ensure that it is passed on to future generations. Activities of the project include:

Angkwerre-iweme is an initiative of Akeyulerre Inc. and is funded by the Healing Foundation.

Abstract adapted from the Healing Foundation

Contacts

Akeyulerre Inc.
PO Box 3194
Alice Springs NT 0871
Ph: (08) 8952 2339
Email: admin@akeyulerre.org.au

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Last updated: 3 February 2014
 
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