Aboriginal services

Aboriginal Children's Service
The Aboriginal Children's Service is a foster care agency funded by the Department of Community Services, and provides care and protection for indigenous children, as well as an Aboriginal foster parent program.

Aboriginal Hostels Limited
Aboriginal Hostels Limited provides temporary accommodation to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people throughout Australia.

Aboriginal Housing Company Ltd
This service works to find places for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander families in affordable housing.

Aboriginal Medical Service
The Aboriginal Medical Service offers medical services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Coastal Sydney Aboriginal Tenancy Support Service
This service aims to reduce the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the coastal Sydney region who are vulnerable to homelessness and rental stress, through prevention, early intervention and support. Phone - 1800 272 877

Indigenous Land Corporation
The Indigenous Land Corporation assists Indigenous people in Australia to acquire and manage indigenous land in a sustainable way to provide cultural, social, economic or environmental benefits for themselves and for future generations.

Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council
The Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council works to promote the protection of Aboriginal culture and heritage within Sydney and assists Aboriginal people with housing, land claims and land management.

NSWALC (NSW Aboriginal Land Council)
The NSW NSWALC is a peak representative body responsible for protecting and promoting the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in NSW with a significant emphasis on land. Local Aboriginal Land Council contacts can be found on this site. They are responsible for supporting their membership towards social and economic empowerment. These include making land claims under the Act, supporting business ventures, administering housing, assisting members with training opportunities and other projects.

NSW Department of Aboriginal Affairs
NSW Department of Aboriginal Affairs are responsible for the Aboriginal Communities Development Program and the Grants Program. They assist Aboriginal people trace their family history by providing access to the archives of the Aborigines Welfare Board and Aborigines Protection Board and develop policies and projects on community and social justice issues.

 


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