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Organisation - Jali Aboriginal Land Council

Excellence in Ending Homelessness - Diverse Groups Nominee

Organisation - Jali Aboriginal Land Council

Please give your reasons for nominating this organisation.

Jali's Specialist Homelessneess Service works tirelessly to support local Aboriginal people at risk of or experiencing homelessness. Since its inception our program has supported and provided intensive support to more than 500 Aboriginal people. The program is delivered on behalf of NSW FACS and lead through our Alliance with 3SA. This innovative partnership allows for Aboriginal people to access services through the Local Aboriginal Land Council which is familiar and culturally friendly environment.

What outcomes were delivered as a result of this organisation?

2014 - 2017 our service supported over 400 Aboriginal people, this year we have provided service to around 100 Aboriginal people

Reference statement:

Paula Coghill

Paul Coghill is the CEO of Casino Bolangle LALC and a member of the 3SA Northern Rivers Aboriginal Housing Alliance