The Katungul Aboriginal Corporation and Medical Service will be able to provide additional case management services in Batemans Bay, Bega and Narooma, with a focus on social and health support needs, thanks to a $749,092 grant from the Coalition Government.
Budja Budja Aboriginal Corporation will be able to provide additional case management services for First Australians in Halls Gap, Ararat and Stawell, thanks to a $434,406 grant from the Coalition Government.
Mallee Family Care will be able to provide additional case management services in Dareton and Wentworth, to support Indigenous families experiencing family violence, thanks to a $345,261 grant from the Coalition Government.
Federal Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt, has continued $8 million in funding for eight providers delivering important health care services under the Indigenous Australians’ Health Programme (IAHP).
Federal Indigenous Health Minister Ken Wyatt says a new Network Funding Agreement will streamline the provision of $20 million a year in health service support through the National Aboriginal Controlled Community Health Organisation (NACCHO).
The Coalition Government will invest a further $9.5 million to expand mental health first aid training to 14 high-risk communities and staff working for remote employment service providers and community night patrols who have yet to receive it.