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25 May 2020 | Blog
In 2012, four Aboriginal elders in Western Sydney, founded the Baabayn Aboriginal Corporation. Originally from other areas of NSW, their aim was to connect with families in the local community and to provide them with support and links to services they might need.
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19 Mar 2020 | Blog
On 13 February 2020, the 12th anniversary of our former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s apology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples, Kinchela Boys Home Aboriginal Corporation (KBHAC) launched the nation’s first Stolen Generations Mobile Education Centre.
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9 Jan 2020 | Blog
Like many of us, Uncles Willie Leslie and Harold Harrison value family and community. After all, they were no older than twelve years old when they were forcibly removed from their childhood homes. Uncle Harold remembers the last time he saw his mother: she was lying down on the bed with a blanket over her as they took him away. “A piece of her died that night,” he says.
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Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe