Honouring the contribution of Aboriginal women in health during NAIDOC Week

The Central Australia Health Service is celebrating the extraordinary legacy of Aboriginal women during NAIDOC Week, 8–15 July.

The theme of NAIDOC Week is ‘Because of her, we can’. We pay tribute to two strong Central Australian Aboriginal women, who worked in health and who, against all odds, became registered nurses in the 1960s.

Read full media release on the NTG News Room site.

Note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised the following release contains names and images of deceased persons. These have been used with the family’s permission in celebration of their achievements.

Contact: Nicole Ogilvie

Phone: 0401 114 113

Last updated: 05 July 2018

 
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