Authors: Wayne Oldfield, Mary Graham and Sue Edwards, SA
Event: 2008 TheMHS Conference
Subject: Wakefield Aboriginal Health Advisory Committee, CULTURAL ISSUES,EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING,ETHICS, EQUITY,INDIGENOUS PEOPLES ISSUES
Type of resource: Conference Presentations and Papers
Abstract: Recognising the need promote its role, goals and achievements as a advocacy body for Aboriginal people in a rural county South Australia location, the Wakefield Aboriginal Health Advisory Committee embarked on a journey to effectively market itself. This paper will outline the communication aims of the Committee and the model of cooperation and collaboration established to improve the health systems capacity to provide culturally responsive services.