National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2003-2013

Social Justice and Across Government Approaches (immediate)

To ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enjoy a healthy life equal to that of the general population that is enriched by a strong living culture, dignity and justice.

Page last updated: 30 August 2011

Immediate Priority Actions (current year):
(Specific Strategies)

Lead Agency (Contributing agencies)

Social Justice and Across Government Approaches (immediate)

62. Implementation of the Council of Australian Government’s (COAG) measure Addressing violence and child abuse in Indigenous communities – drug and alcohol treatment and rehabilitation services for Indigenous Australians in remote and regional areas for additional treatment and rehabilitation services in regional and remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities using a whole of government approach to service provision. DoHA (AGs)