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The Resource Foster their culture : caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care, Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care

Foster their culture : caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care, Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care

Label
Foster their culture : caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care
Title
Foster their culture
Title remainder
caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care
Statement of responsibility
Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Publication is adapted from the resource "Caring for Aboriginal and torres Strait Islander Children in Out fo Home Care" as a national resource for foster carers; it provides information for foster carers on cultural support for Indigenous children; recognising the importance of culture and identity to the well-being of Aboriginal and torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care; responding to the priorities with the National Plan for foster Children, Young People and their Carers 2004-2006
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
362.849915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Plan for Foster Children, Young People and their Carers (2004-2006)
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Cognitive styles in children
  • Foster children
  • Foster home care
  • Child care services
  • Child welfare
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Stolen generations (Australia)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Children
  • Otitis media in children
Label
Foster their culture : caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care, Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care
Link
http://snaicc.asn.au/_uploads/rsfil/02515.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Spiral bound
  • 'This publication is adapted from the Victorian resource Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care which was developed by the Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency in partnership with the Victorian Department of Human Services. We are grateful to VACCA for giving us permission to reproduce sections of their publication here.'
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Aboriginal child and family welfare services; The Aboriginal Child Placement Principle; Socio-economic disadvantage. -- Aboriginal culture: Introduction; Defining cultural diversity; Australian Government cultural definition; Diversity of Aboriginal lifestyles; Values and beliefs; Aborignal family structures; Cultural renaissance; Aboriginal flag. -- Torres Strait Islander culture: Introduction; Background; Torres Strait Islander culture; Torres Strait Islander child rearing practices; Torres Strait Islander flag. -- What do carers need to consider when caring for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander child? : Introduction; Some keys to competent caring; Aboriginal and Torres Islander life book; Other practical ways of promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture; Being aware of a carer's own prejudices; Developing a positive relationship with the child's family; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander learning styles; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children's health; Aboriginal languages; Torres Strait Islander languages; Understanding adolescence from a cultural perspective; Racism; Grief, loss and trauma; Communication. -- Conclusion. -- Historical timelines of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history. -- Endnotes. -- References. -- Resources and services: National Aborignal and Torres Strait Islander organisations; Australian Capital Territory services; New South Wales services; Northern Territory services; Queensland services; South Australian services; Tasmanian services; West Australian services; National community organisations and networks; Websites, media and publications; Recommended books for children
Control code
000043567036
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9781921174148
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Foster their culture : caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care, Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care
Link
http://snaicc.asn.au/_uploads/rsfil/02515.pdf
Publication
Note
  • Spiral bound
  • 'This publication is adapted from the Victorian resource Caring for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out of home care which was developed by the Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency in partnership with the Victorian Department of Human Services. We are grateful to VACCA for giving us permission to reproduce sections of their publication here.'
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Aboriginal child and family welfare services; The Aboriginal Child Placement Principle; Socio-economic disadvantage. -- Aboriginal culture: Introduction; Defining cultural diversity; Australian Government cultural definition; Diversity of Aboriginal lifestyles; Values and beliefs; Aborignal family structures; Cultural renaissance; Aboriginal flag. -- Torres Strait Islander culture: Introduction; Background; Torres Strait Islander culture; Torres Strait Islander child rearing practices; Torres Strait Islander flag. -- What do carers need to consider when caring for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander child? : Introduction; Some keys to competent caring; Aboriginal and Torres Islander life book; Other practical ways of promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture; Being aware of a carer's own prejudices; Developing a positive relationship with the child's family; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander learning styles; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children's health; Aboriginal languages; Torres Strait Islander languages; Understanding adolescence from a cultural perspective; Racism; Grief, loss and trauma; Communication. -- Conclusion. -- Historical timelines of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history. -- Endnotes. -- References. -- Resources and services: National Aborignal and Torres Strait Islander organisations; Australian Capital Territory services; New South Wales services; Northern Territory services; Queensland services; South Australian services; Tasmanian services; West Australian services; National community organisations and networks; Websites, media and publications; Recommended books for children
Control code
000043567036
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
70 p.
Isbn
9781921174148
Other physical details
col. ill.

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