POSTPONED: HORSHAM - Indigenous Health Cultural Awareness training - Saturday 20 May

Indigenous Health Cultural Awareness training

8:00AM -  Leave Horsham
9:00AM -  Arrive in Halls Gap
9:00AM – 9:30AM Acknowledgement to Country and introductions
9:30AM – 10:45AM Elder’s discussion and Ms Gail Harradine Presentation
  • Colonisation
  • Protection policy/Stolen Generations
  • Timeline
  • Definition of Cultural Awareness and Cultural Safety
  • Identification of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients
  • Accessibility of service
  • Identifying ideas for actions
  • Medicare Item Numbers for Indigenous PIP
10:45AM – 11:00AM Morning Tea
11:00AM – 12:30AM IHPO Presentation
  • Current health circumstances and outcomes
  • Link between historic experiences of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and current experience of chronic disease and wellbeing
  • Delivery of programs specific for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island patients
  • Services provided by Budja Budja Aboriginal Co-operative
  • The importance of relationship building for increased presentation
12:30PM – 1:00PM Lunch
1PM– 2.30PM -  Tour to Bunjil’s Shelter, Black Range State Park (near Stawell)
2.30PM– 3.30PM - Journey to Common Ground – Indigenous Quiz
3:30PM – 4:00PM  -  Debrief, Discussion and general Q&A session

Budja Budja Aboriginal Co-operative Neighbourhood House
20-22 Grampians Road, Halls Gap

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For further information contact Gail Harradine

Event Properties

Event Date 8:00 am, 20/05/2017
Event End Date 20 05 2017
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