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Koorie Engagement Support Officer Role available
Posted: Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:01:00
The Department of Education and Training has a Koorie Engagement Support Officer Role available in Mildura.


Recruiting underway for innovative mental health project
Posted: Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:47:00
A ground-breaking program to test a new mental health treatment model for Aboriginal people in contact with the justice system is taking shape in Mildura.


MDAS Community Engagement Day tomorrow
Posted: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 20:23:00
Mallee District Aboriginal Services will take the unusual step of closing its Mildura offices and instead offering its services and staff direct to community from Nowingi Place, on the Mildura riverfront, tomorrow (September 1).


Information meeting tonight on new MDAS mentoring program
Posted: Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:43:00
A new program linking young Koori people with business and community-member mentors is aiming to build the skills and resilience of participants and break down barriers in the Swan Hill community.


Community continues to get on board at MDAS
Posted: Tue, 01 Aug 2017 20:17:00
Robust growth in client numbers and stronger community engagement with the Mallee’s peak Aboriginal body have been identified as key achievements in a review of the organisation.


Study recommends community-driven response to Koori gambling
Posted: Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:23:00
A study commissioned by Mallee District Aboriginal Services is helping to highlight the extent of problem gambling in the Mallee’s Aboriginal community – and identifying possible strategies and solutions.


New mental health demonstration project for Mildura
Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 21:37:00
MILDURA will host the trial of an innovative and collaborative model of providing mental health services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who have come in contact with the criminal justice system.


Former rugby league star to lead Mildura problem gambling workshop
Posted: Tue, 02 May 2017 21:35:00
An Aboriginal expert on problem gambling will lead an upcoming workshop to help people learn strategies to support those fighting a gambling addiction.


Mallee projects finalists in Reconciliation Awards
Posted: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:57:00
style="line-height: 21.45px;">Two projects from North West Victoria have been named as finalists in the HART Awards.


Record cohort of postgraduate students for MDAS
Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:30:00
The Mallee’s peak Aboriginal organisation has ‘tooled up’ its workforce with a record cohort of students officially completing a major postgraduate training initiative on Friday.


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