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

Population Health Approaches (longer term)

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

Longer Term Priority Actions (current year and beyond):
(Specific Strategies)

Lead Agency (Contributing agencies)

Population Health Approaches (longer term)

69. Develop and implement promotion and prevention approaches, in a coordinated manner, that enhance social and cultural wellbeing for: children, young people, women, males, families and Elders and that recognise and promote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander philosophies on holistic health and healing.
DoHA (FaCSIA, AGs, DEST,
DCITA)