Specially tailored programs

As well as being able to access all our other programs, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families can reach into their rich and unique culture to overcome the challenges of having a relative in the criminal justice system.
 

  • Celebrate NAIDOC Week with our Family Fun Days

    NAIDOC Family Fun Days

    Each year NAIDOC Week has been celebrated at our Child and Family Centres with Family Fun Days. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander inmates and their families enjoy a some great treats like traditional food, dancing, games … even jumping castles!

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  • A program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents inside

    'Belonging to Family' artwork

    ‘Belonging to Family’ is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents inside. It uses group work with the inmate, their partner and children, extended family and community Elders. Group sessions explore all your relationships and impacts of your imprisonment.

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  • Reconnect with your culture in ‘Colourful Dreaming’

    'Colourful Dreaming' Program

    ‘Colourful Dreaming’ is all about fathers at Junee CC and their kids reconnecting with each other and with their culture. In this program, Aboriginal inmates with families living locally do activities with their children, like playing games or making lunch, or even painting, beadmaking or basketweaving, telling traditional stories as we go.

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