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Watering the Garden of Family Wellbeing: Empowering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to bloom and grow

April 2015 | Research papers


Lowitja Institute

In March 2014, the Lowitja Institute convened a national roundtable in Adelaide to consider the impact of the Family Wellbeing (FWB) program and to develop opportunities for future development. Roundtable discussions underlined how the program’s empowerment model builds the evidence base that social and emotional wellbeing programs effectively improve people’s lives and provide a promising and practical way to help bridge the gap between Australia’s First Peoples and the non-Indigenous population.


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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Children and Youth, Families, Support Services