Tiraapendi Wodli Port Adelaide justice reinvestment project
- South Australia
Fourth Action Plan actions
- Support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and their children
- 8 Develop innovative and alternative models for victim and perpetrator support that contribute to safe healing and sustainable behaviour change.
- 9 Address both the immediate impacts and deep underlying drivers of family violence in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through collective action with governments, service providers and communities.
What are we doing?
The initiative aims to prevent involvement in the youth justice system for Aboriginal young people.
What is next?
$400,000 for the Tiraapendi Wodli Port Adelaide Justice reinvestment project – Building on the community-led Port Adelaide Aboriginal Families Thrive Action Plan (2019-21) aiming to prevent involvement in the youth justice system for Aboriginal young people support the community to intervene early in family violence and child protection.
Funding has been committed for a further year to June 2021.
What difference will we make?
Young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander South Australians will be supported to avoid contact with the youth justice system.