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The programs, projects and lessons learned have been rated to the left. The items are listed by title, but you can also select to list them by reach, focus, start date and end date.


Details and links (where available) relating to relevant programs, projects and lessons learned are collected here.

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Title Reach Focus
East Gippsland Aboriginal sport and physical activity program VIC
'Go for your life' community education program VIC
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cannabis interventions National
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health program National
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Outreach Workers National
Aboriginal cancer care pathway VIC
Aboriginal community justice panels (ACJP) VIC
Aboriginal diversion unit (ADU) VIC
Aboriginal family visits program VIC
Aboriginal health promotion and chronic care partnership (AHPACC) initiative VIC
Accreditiation support for registered training organisations National
Active Kooris club VIC
Addressing HIV risks related to injecting drug use in Victorian Aboriginal communities VIC
Adult healing places VIC
Alcohol and other drugs/social and emotional wellbeing program VIC
Ambitions VIC
Army Aboriginal community assistance program National
Asking questions about alcohol in pregnancy (AQUA) study VIC
Asthma child and adolescent program (ACAP) National
Australian feral camel management project National
Australian Indigenous water roundtable National
Australian nurse-family partnership program National
Baroona youth healing centre VIC
Be active eat well VIC
Be deadly, get healthy VIC
Bran nue me, better your health & fitness NSW, VIC
BreastScreen Australia program National
Bridge programme VIC
Bringing them home National
Brutha's day out program VIC
Budjeri Napan - La Trobe Valley Koorie sports committee VIC
Building a collaborative disability services - Closing the gap approach VIC
Building healthy communities National
Bundap marram durn-durn VIC
Bundji Bundji partnership program VIC
Bunjilwarra VIC
Cannabis: it's not our culture NSW, NT, QLD, VIC
Caring for our country: working on country National
Casual bowls VIC
Check my risk campaign National
Children and family centres (Indigenous early childhood development) National
Closing the gap clearinghouse National
Closing the gap on Indigenous birth registrations: quantifying Indigenous exclusion National
Collaborative pathway to health and fitness VIC
Common mental disorders in Koori men: facilitating case finding and continuity of care VIC
Communities working for health and wellbeing VIC
Community walking grants program VIC
Community water planner field guide project National
CommunityMatters National
Continence education in remote Australia project (CERAP) for Indigenous Health Workers National
Cooking for one or two VIC
Crunch&Sip National
Deadly sexy health kit project VIC
Deadly sport VIC
Deadly teeth VIC
Deadly vibe magazine National
Developing a sustainable model of service delivery for oncology services in regional Australia NSW, VIC
Development of a protocol for the development and delivery of road safety programs in Indigenous communities National
Development of a Victorian Aboriginal nutrition needs assessment tool VIC
Development of a Victorian Aboriginal nutrition training program VIC
Development of depression first aid standards for Indigenous Australians National
Diabetes Australia Vic Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander program VIC
Diabetes care project - DCP QLD, SA, VIC
Djambi Tiddas mentoring program VIC
Djillay Lidj best start program VIC
Drug and alcohol abuse program (Ramahyuck District Aboriginal Corporation ) VIC
Drug and alcohol program VIC
Elite Indigenous travel and accommodation assistance program (EITAAP) National
Examining a core assumption of policy and services for older Indigenous Australians National
Family Violence Partnership Program (FVPP) National
Family violence prevention legal service program National
Family Violence Regional Activities Program (FVRAP) National
First offender's court intervention service (FOCiS) VIC
Fixing houses for better health projects National
Food for all VIC
Food, Traditional Aboriginal Knowledge and the Expansion of the Settler Economy National
Forensic drug treatment (COATS) VIC
Fresh kids VIC
Fruit + veg program VIC
Fun 'n' healthy in Moreland VIC
Go for 2 & 5 National
Go for your life VIC
Good food great kids - Yarra Valley community health service 2002-2004 VIC
Good medicines better health National
Good start breakfast club National
Goreen Narrkwarren Ngrn-toura - Healthy family air VIC
Gunai lidj program VIC
Healing program VIC
Healing ways: art with intent VIC
Health Interactive technology National
Healthy active ambassadors program National
Healthy active Australia community and schools grants program National
Healthy and active choices VIC
Healthy and happy wathaurong men VIC
Healthy dogs, healthy communities: evaluating the impact of new interdiscplinary interventions to enhance dog health and welfare in remote Indigenous communities National
Healthy eating advisory service VIC
Healthy eating schools program VIC
Healthy for life National
Healthy pregnancies, healthy babies for Koori communities VIC
Healthy stories National
Hib immunise Australia program National
Hit and miss: exploring the health and service needs of ex-prisoners with a history of injecting drug use VIC
Holding our tongues National
Home and community care (HACC) & care management assessment VIC
Home and community care (HACC) program National
Hoops 4 health NT
Hope, opportunity, purpose, education and employment (HOPE) VIC
Hungry for victory - Rumbalara Football and Netball Club VIC
I'm an Aboriginal dad VIC
Identifying pedagogical factors enabling success in elite level team sport for Indigenous Australians: Lessons for closing the gap National
Immunise Australia program National
Improve secondary prevention programs for Aboriginal people with cardiovascular disease VIC
Improving care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients program VIC
Improving the capacity of workers in Indigenous communities National
Improving the culture of hospitals for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people National
Improving the health of our mob through research National
Improving the wellbeing of Melbourne-based Aboriginal people with chronic disease and experiencing depression, anxiety or a related mental health disorder: a Wurundjeri community-driven initiative VIC
Improving young women's sexual and reproductive health VIC
Indigenous advancement strategy (IAS) National
Indigenous alcohol and other drug workers' wellbeing, stress and burnout project National
Indigenous Australian Government development program (IAGDP) National
Indigenous Australian's sexual health program VIC
Indigenous community members as teachers in Indigenous health education and training in GP research project VIC
Indigenous diabetic foot program QLD
Indigenous dual diagnosis project VIC
Indigenous employment program (IEP) National
Indigenous Family Violence VIC
Indigenous leadership program National
Indigenous legal needs project NT, QLD, VIC, WA
Indigenous people with dementia National
Indigenous Professional Support Unit National
Indigenous resiliency project National
Indigenous safe systems demonstration project 2010 National, WA
Indigenous tobacco control initiative National
Indigenous voices in climate change adaptation: addressing the challenges of diverse knowledge systems in the Barmah-Millewa VIC
Indigenous water planning forum National
Innovative health services homeless VIC
Inside parenting program VIC
Investigating cross-cultural responses to the introduction of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine National
It's your move! VIC
Journey beyond road trauma website National
Kids - 'Go for your life' VIC
KidsMatter National
Koolin Balit training grants program VIC
Koori access program (KAP) VIC
Koori access project VIC
Koori alcohol and other drugs outreach services VIC
Koori communities leadership program VIC
Koori community aged care program (KCACP) VIC
Koori community kitchen VIC
Koori community safety grants VIC
Koori court VIC
Koori diversion initiative VIC
Koori early school leavers and youth employment program VIC
Koori girls youth program VIC
Koori intensive bail support program VIC
Koori mental health project VIC
Koori participation in aquatic education VIC
Koori prisoner mental health and cognitive functioning study VIC
Koori women get active VIC
Koori youth alcohol and drug healing service VIC
Koori youth justice pre and post release program VIC
Koori youth justice program (KYJP) VIC
Koori youth justice program (Ngwala Willumbong Co-operative) VIC
Kooris in the kitchen VIC
Learn earn legend! National
Let's yarn with the whole Aboriginal community of Albury/Wodonga about cancer prevention, early diagnosis and better outcomes NSW, VIC
Lifescripts: advice for healthy living National
Link out VIC
Link-up National
Linking youth and families together (LYFT) VIC
Lower Murray Medicare Local - otitis media program VIC
Mallee District Aboriginal services VIC
Marumali program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates National
Maternity Immunisation Allowance National
Meerreeng wanga Aboriginal inclusion plan VIC
Mensheds Australia National
Mental health first aid guidelines project National
Mental health first aid training and research program National
Mental health training for workers in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities National
Mind the gap VIC
Mindframe national media initiative National
Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place: Elder's network VIC
My future my choice VIC
My moola opening financial pathways program National
National Aboriginal and Islander children's day (4 August annually) National
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child and maternal health exemplar site initiative National
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander eye health program National
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nutrition Strategy and Action Plan 2000-2010 (NATSINSAP) National
National bowel cancer screening program National
National building program (formerly AusLink) National
National cervical screening program National
National child nutrition projects National
National children's diet and physical activity survey National
National diabetes services scheme (NDSS) National
National disability advocacy program (NDAP) National
National Indigenous palliative care project National
National risk assessment - water services in remote Indigenous communities National
Night patrol (Rumbalara Aboriginal Cooperative Ltd) VIC
Noogal Toengorrt Tani cricket program VIC
Our healing ways VIC
Participation in community sport and active recreation (PICSAR) VIC
Partnerships for better health outcomes for Indigenous injecting drug users (IDUs) VIC
Personal helpers and mentors (PHaMs) program National
PhotoVoice project VIC
Planned activity group (PAG) VIC
Project ice Mildura VIC
Protracted bacterial bronchitis: long term outcomes and predictors of recurrence NT, QLD, SA, VIC
Quality improvement program planning system (QIPPS) International
Remote Indigenous Gardens Network project National
Remote Indigenous stores and takeaways project National
Residential recovery centres program VIC
Responding Early Assisting Children (REACh) National
Right step program VIC
Sisters day out VIC
Smart and deadly: community ownership, collaboration and cultural respect for effective Aboriginal sexual health promotion VIC
Smiles 4 miles VIC
Sobering-up shelter (Koori Community Alcohol and Drug Resource Service) VIC
Social and emotional wellbeing regional centres National
Specky dreaming footy frenzy program National
Spiritual wellbeing program VIC
Sport and health social marketing program VIC
Sports ability National
Steps to the future VIC
Stock-take and gap analysis of Indigenous drug prevention research VIC
Support services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders VIC
Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) National
Supporting women in rural areas diagnosed with breast cancer program National
Supportive care needs assessment tool - project implementation NSW, NT, VIC
Swan Hill food for all VIC
Tanderra alcohol and drug services VIC
Technology transfer officer dealing with water quality and treatment in Indigenous communities National
Teenagers talk about fad dieting VIC
Telkaya VIC
Telling it like it is VIC
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander gay, sistergirl and transgender HIV/AIDS sexual health project National
The Bridge project VIC
The Kanyini guidelines adherence with the polypill study - Kanyini GAP National
The Ministerial Council for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Indigenous population project National
The RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women's Project: supporting GPs to improve early detection and management of breast and cervical cancer in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women National
The Torch project VIC
The Wurega/Wimmera Hub healing program VIC
Tomorrow people National
Tooty fruity vegie project National
Top tips for teeth VIC
Train the trainer: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers National
Tri-state STI/HIV project National
Uncle-Nephew Program National
VACCHO sexual health and blood-borne virus program VIC
Vibe3on3 National
VicOutreach Aboriginal health program VIC
Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation Indigenous palliative care program VIC
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service youth justice project VIC
Victorian Aboriginal palliative care program VIC
Victorian food security network VIC
Walking program National
Warma sports and social club VIC
Wathaurong alcohol and other drugs program VIC
Western region diabetes analysis project VIC
What's cooking program VIC
Whiz kidz before and after school care program VIC
Without suspicion: towards more inclusive and human rights focused policing in Victoria VIC
Women's mentoring program VIC
Work place health and wellbeing program VIC
Young men's support service VIC
Younger people with disability in residential aged care National
Your life, your culture, you choose National
Youth Insearch weekend programs NSW, QLD, VIC
Youth justice intensive bail supervision program VIC
Youth justice program VIC
Youth suicide prevention program VIC
YSAS residential withdrawal VIC
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