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Saibai Island student Adeah Kabi.
Stories | 17 Apr 2013

Support from family and Australian Government initiatives helped Adeah Kabi become the first student from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait to transition directly from Year 12 to university.

Preschool Readiness Program Aboriginal family support worker Judith Ansell, Alice Springs.
Stories | 12 Apr 2013

The Central Australian Aboriginal Congress, in Alice Springs, is the largest and oldest Aboriginal community controlled health service in the Northern Territory.

Roberta Kalinic with her children Curtisha and Develliers, and Robinson River Crèche coordinator Bertha Cochran.
Stories | 3 Apr 2013

The Robinson River Crèche, operated by Mungoorbada Aboriginal Corporation, is helping to change the lives of families in the remote Northern Territory Indigenous community.

Yana Ross shares her career aspirations at a Black and Deadly workshop on the Gold Coast, QLD.
Stories | 2 Apr 2013

Black and Deadly is a series of regular workshops and gatherings for Indigenous female students aged 13 to 18 who are at risk of disengaging from Queensland Gold Coast schools.

SDN Redfern Koori workers Kayeleigh Smith (left) and Judy Jarrett (right) with Judy’s grandson Manduman, who is enrolled in the SDN preschool program.
Stories | 21 Mar 2013

More and more Aboriginal families from Redfern in Sydney are sending their children to the local SDN Children’s Education and Care Centre to make sure they get the early education they need.

Jacinta Price and Yamba the honey ant, from Imparja’s Television’s preschool program Yamba’s Playtime.
Stories | 19 Mar 2013

Early childhood education is essential for all Australian children to ensure they get the very best start in life.

Kyleesha Boah receives a dental check-up at Mackay Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service.
Stories | 11 Mar 2013

Ensuring mothers and babies get the best care possible is something the Women’s Team at the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Health Service (ATSICHS) in Mackay, Queensland prides itself on.

Frank Watt, Cajun Darby and Nanette Wilson-Watt at Mornington Island State School.
Stories | 4 Mar 2013

For the Mornington Island community in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, encouraging students to attend school has sometimes been a struggle, but a new community approach is making all the difference.

Stories | 22 Feb 2013

High quality early childhood education and care is accessible for most Australians, but for many parents inhabiting islands scattered across 48,000 square kilometres in the Torres Strait, this has not always been the case.

Premier Lara Giddings and member for Lyons Dick Adams at the opening of Tagari Lia Child and Family Centre, TAS.
Stories | 11 Feb 2013

The Tagari lia Children and Family Centre in Tasmania is making a real difference to local children and their families.