• health performance report
    Health Performance Report
    New South Walse - 2017

    The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework 2017 report for New South Wales finds both areas of improvement and areas of concern in the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in New South Wales.

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    Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
    Closing The Gap

    Closing the Gap aims to improve the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. In 2008, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) set targets aimed at eliminating the gap in outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. The 2018 Closing the Gap report finds that for the first time since 2011, three out of the seven Closing the Gap targets are on track to be met.

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    NSW Health
    Aboriginal Health

    NSW Health is committed to working in partnership with Aboriginal people and other government agencies to improve the health outcomes of Aboriginal people.

Professor Sir Michael Marmot

Professor Sir Michael Marmot, the president of the World Medical Association, the director of the University College London's Institute of Health Equity, and a leading researcher on health inequality issues for more than four decades. Was in Sydney to deliver the 2016 Boyer Lecture Series. While in Sydney, On Monday 29th August, Tharawal were honoured to welcome Professor Sir Michael Marmot, who featured on Sunday nights episode of Q & A discussing his views on "Equality" and "Social Justice". We hosted a tour of our wonderful service and programs, he spoke with staff to better understand what services we offer and how our programs support our community. He gained invaluable insight on how we, as an organisation, work with community to better the outcomes with regard to health and the social determinants of health and wellbeing. We are grateful that Professor Sir Michael Marmot took the time to meet with staff and community to learn more about our service.

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