Hume Whittlesea Primary Care Partnership sources a range of resources to support organisations to find smarter ways of making the health system worker better. Our resources are continuously being updated to reflect the changing health and community environment.  So be sure to keep visiting this page.

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Information and Client Services

The Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Ltd (VACSAL) is a state-wide agency that provides extensive services to the Aboriginal community in both the metropolitan and some regional communities

Wherever you are on your mental health journey, Head to Health is here to help you find the information, resources, and services that most suit your needs. Whether you want to improve your overall sense of wellbeing, or you need help with something that is concerning you, or you are helping someone you care about—Head to Health can point you to great online mental health resources.

Your guide to Medicare for Indigenous health services was developed to support staff working in organisations that provide Medicare services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.


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Aboriginal Health

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Cultural Ways - resources for people working, studying or interested in the health and cultural ways of Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Eye health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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I see for Culture eye health educational resource kit

The Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) program is a framework for organisations to realise their vision for reconciliation.

Through the program, organisations develop a RAP—a business plan that documents what an organisation commits to do to contribute to reconciliation in Australia.

Share our pride - a glimpse of what life looks like from a Aboriginal and torres Strait Islander perspective

Review of Illicit Drug Use Among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People - Free eBook (iTunes Store Link)

Building The Blocks of Cultural Competency in Melbourne's North West Toolkit

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Mental health and Aboriginal people and communities

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National guide to preventative health assessment for aboriginal and Torrese Strait Islander people

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health and wellbeing principles and practice

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Improving identification of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander babies in Victorian maternity services

Cultural Respect Framework 2016-2026 for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

Northern Territory Health Aboriginal Cultural Security Framework 2016-2026

Northern Territory Health Aboriginal Cultural Security Policy

Asking the Question: Are You (or is the Person) of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Origin? - Training Package

Changing the Picture: A national resource to support the prevention of violence against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and their children.

Your Life, Your Choice. You have the right to make your own decisions. But, in the future, you might have an accident or illness that means you can't make decisions about your medical care or personal and financial matters. Learn about how you can choose someone now to make these types of decisions for you, if this happens.

Plain language review of diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people (2017). Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet


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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013 - 2023

ATSI Health Performance Framework 2017 Report

To build relationships, respect and trust between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander peoples, what role do health professionals, health organisations and governments
have to play to achieve a reconciled, just and equitable Australia?

Closing the Gap targets: 2017 analysis of progress and key drivers of change

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Close the gap

Indigenous homepage of the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission


Public Awareness Campaigns

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Closing the gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cardiovascular disease


National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee


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Managing Two Worlds Together (Stage 3): Improving Aboriginanal Patient Journeys - Study Reort

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Maternal Deaths in Australia

RES - Health and Welfare of ATSI

The Health and Welfare of Austrlia's aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

RES - Lowitjia Institute

Australia's national institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research




Specialists in place-based education across Australia



Rights Yarn Up is the Commission’s Aboriginal newsletter. It keeps you up to date with Aboriginal rights issues and the Commission’s Aboriginal engagement activities.