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What’s in the 2017 Federal Budget for First Australians?

The 2017 Federal Budget was handed down on 9th May. The budget includes a number of measures that affect First Australians. Based on information provided on the website of the Federal Minister for Indigenous Affairs,... read on

Program 261: Update from the Purple House

In this week’s program, we talk with Sarah Brown, the Chief Executive Officer of Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku, also called the Purple House. We find out about how the plans are going for setting up a permanent dialysis facility in Ernabella Pukatja... read on

Update from Purple House

This week’s interview is with Sarah Brown who is the Chief Executive Officer of Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku, also called the Purple House. This fantastic organisation provides dialysis services across remote communities in... read on

Colleen Rosas – NT Aboriginal Interpreter Service

This week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview is about the importance of using language interpreters if we want to understand each other and communicate clearly in situations where we don’t speak a common language.... read on

Program 248: Colleen Rosas – NT Aboriginal Interpreting Service

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio show, we talk about the importance of using language interpreters if we want to understand each other and communicate clearly in situations where we don’t speak a common language... read on

Stock-take of Remote Schools Attendance Strategy

Introduction The Remote Schools Attendance Strategy (RSAS) commenced in 2014 and aims to increase school attendance in selected remote communities through the deployment of local School Attendance Supervisors (SAS) and School Attendance Officers (SAO) who... read on

Follow-up audit of APY – Any improvement in accountability?

The APY Lands get funding through State and Federal Government grants. A report by Ernst & Young in April 2016 indicates that during the 2014-15 financial year, there were 15 government funding agreements with APY.... read on

SA Health gives green light for community dialysis

For more than 15 years, APY Lands communities and support organisations have been campaigning to have access to community-based renal dialysis on the APY Lands. For over a year, SA Health has stalled on providing a... read on

Program 230: Update on Dialysis from Purple House

This week’s program is about community-base dialysis and includes interviews with Sarah Brown, the Chief Executive Officer of Western Desert Dialysis Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku, and Philip Price who is helping Western Desert Dialysis to raise funds for the running costs of the Ernabella/Pukatja Dialysis Centre... read on

Community-based dialysis – taking stock of the past 15 years

In response to an invitation from the Aboriginal Lands Parliamentary Standing Committee, the Paper Tracker gave a presentation on community-based dialysis to this Committee on 9 September 2015. The Standing Committee requested a presentation in response... read on

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