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About this web resource

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This resource is dedicated to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers. The development of this resource acknowledges the valuable contribution that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers have, and are making, to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. It provides a space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers to share information, network, and highlight the highs and lows of working life through the yarning place.

Content of this web resource

This web resource aims to provide those working as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers, either in Government, the community controlled health sector, and other organisations, with links to resources that may enhance their ongoing professional development and care to clients. There are links to health promotion resources, research information, and professional Indigenous health associations/organisations.

Sharing Information about research and practice

This web resource provides an excellent opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers to promote their work via the e-yarning place. Maybe an issue has arisen that requires the support and insight of other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers, the yarning place is an excellent way of providing the mechanism for this professional peer support to occur.

Development of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker web resource

Core funding for the HealthInfoNet is provided by the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH). Other support is provided by Edith Cowan University .

 
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