Cultural Awareness Training
Warragul – Tuesday 9th May 8.45-4.30pm
West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul
Cape Paterson – Wednesday 10th May 8.45-4.30pm
Cape Paterson Surf Life Saving Club
Sale – Thursday 11th May 8.45-4.30pm
Nakunbalook Environmental and Cultural Education Centre, Sale Botanic Gardens
Delivered by – Jillian West (NOMUCKERLENER Indigenous Consulting and Mentoring)
Jillian West is a proud Bunurong woman from Point Nepean and Palawa from the Islands of Bass Strait, with a lengthy career supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island People with work, education and their life journey.
These face to face sessions will enhance service engagement, providing those who attend the sessions with an understanding of indigenous culture in order to deliver deliver culturally competent services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Anticipated outcomes from attending the session/s include:
- Encouraging/enabling Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to access mainstream health services
- Assisting providers in creating culturally competent and culturally safe environment and service
- Supporting mainstream health services to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to self-identify
- Increased awareness and understanding of measures relevant to mainstream primary care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Registrations are open and places are capped at a maximum of 20 participants per session.
To avoid disappointment, it is recommended that you reserve your place early as these sessions are always in high demand.