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Cultural Awareness – Working with Aboriginal Children, Young People and Families -24 January 2019 -CALACA20190124

Thursday January 24, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Free – $330


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The aim of this one day workshop is to provide participants working in the child and family welfare sector with introductory knowledge and understanding to assist them in working with Aboriginal children, youth, families and workers in a culturally respectful way.

Topics Covered

  • Aboriginal History – life before and after colonisation
  • Key effects of Stolen Generation and the continued effects – grief, loss, and trauma
  • The resilience and strength in Aboriginal Communities
  • Aboriginal Culture Overview
  • Aboriginal family roles and responsibilities
  • Understanding Culture can be Complicated
  • Working respectfully with Aboriginal children, youth, families and workers


Morning/afternoon tea and lunch provided

If you have any queries please contact 9614 1577 or training@cfecfw.asn.au.

Please note: Payment is required prior to the training date

Registration: To ensure your spot in this session, please enrol above.

Cancellation policy

We will issue a full refund if we cancel the course or reschedule the course.

Participants who withdraw more than 15 days before course commencement will receive a full refund. If you cancel less than 14 days prior to the agreed start date, we will be unable to issue a refund.

Course and name transfers may be made if vacancies exist.

If there are extenuating circumstances for your cancellation, please apply in writing, attaching any relevant documentation, such as a medical certificate. Application for special consideration does not guarantee a refund.


Thursday January 24
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Free – $330
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Centre For Excellence in Child and Family Welfare
Level 5, 50 Market St
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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03 9614 1577

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