Stepping in to make a difference

In August Deputy Commissioner Rod Curtin presented Stepping in to make a difference, at the Resilience Study Schools and Communities meeting in Cairns. Before becoming the Deputy Commissioner of the Family Responsibilities Commission in 2010, Curtin worked as a Barrister-at-Law for three decades. His work in remote Indigenous Communities of the Cape York Region, the […]

Resilience research brings students, schools and communities together in Cairns

The resilience research project is focused on supporting the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. The National Health and Medical Research Council funded a 5-year research partnership between Central Queensland University (CQU), Queensland Department of Education’s Transition Support Services (TSS) and 17 boarding schools across Queensland. The project aims to connect boarding school […]