Campaigns we support

Close the Gap

Australia’s peak Indigenous and non-Indigenous health bodies, NGOs and human rights organisations are working together to achieve equality in health and life expectancy for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

The Close the Gap Campaign aims to close the health and life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and non-Indigenous Australians within a generation. The campaign is built on evidence that shows significant improvements in the health status of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples can be achieved by 2030.

Change the Record

In the past 10 years we have seen a 88% increase in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people ending up in prison.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people – especially women and children – are experiencing increasing amounts of violence with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women 34 times more likely to be hospitalised as a result of family violence.

Reconciliation Australia is a member of the National Justice Coalition.  Together, we can find a way to change the record.

Family Matters

Family Matters aims to eliminate the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care by 2040.

Family Matters is led by SNAICC – National Voice for our Children and is supported by a Strategic Alliance of over 150 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous organisations, including Reconciliation Australia, and many leading academics and prominent educational institutions.

Racism. It Stops With Me.

‘Racism. It Stops with Me’  is a campaign built on the efforts of people in their neighbourhoods, schools, universities, clubs, and workplaces.

Across Australia, more than 400 organisations – and thousands of people – have pledged their support of the campaign. Whatever your walk of life, wherever you live, wherever you come from – you can make our community a better place for everyone. Join us and take a stand against racism.

Acknowledgement of Country

Reconciliation Australia acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website contains images or names of people who have passed away.

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