First Nations Resilience - Case Studies

As part of our research, we conducted interviews with people from a cross-section of programs across Australia including metropolitan, regional and remote areas. Each case study was chosen as an example of a program that local Aboriginal leaders had initiated and is seen as important to their community and producing results.

Case Study One: Muurrbay Aboriginal Language & Culture Co-op

Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-op is a regional language and training centre that provides strategic support to revitalise the languages of seven Aboriginal communities, that includes the Northern Rivers, Mid North Coast and Central Coast of NSW.

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Case Study Two: Winanga-Li Aboriginal Child and Family Centre Inc

Winanga-Li Aboriginal Child and Family Centre is a not for profit, self-managed, Aboriginal community organisation in Gunnedah in north-eastern New South Wales. It is a gathering place for Aboriginal children and their families to connect, grow and learn together, and therefore to reflect and strengthen Aboriginal identity within the wider Gunnedah community.

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