Some examples of our current and recent consultancy work include:
Everyone’s Business - building culturally safe workplaces and services for the public sector in NSW. Yamurrah work alongside the Public Service Commission to develop training content and resources to support the E-learning training package. Everyone’s Business is mandatory for all NSW public service employees. Centred in the training is the moving stories of Stolen Generations Survivors. The training was a recommendation of the Bringing Them Home Report 1997. psc.nsw.gov.au/culture and inclusion/aboriginal workforce/everyonee28099s business
Yamurrah worked in partnership with the Office of the Children’s Guardian to develop “Your Story: Practise Guidelines to Engaging First Nations Applicants in the Working With Children’s Check Risk Assessment Process”. Referring to the NSW Parliamentary Hansard on the Committee on Children and Young People – Steve Gholab
| Director |Working with Children’s Check referred to working with Yamurrah “we expanded to the development of Your Story guide, which we’re very proud of, that we’ve implemented just recently. That was developed in collaboration with Yamurrah, a First Nationals professional service that is trauma informed and guided by Aboriginal worldviews and Aboriginal healing frameworks. That tool assists our risk assessment staff in the way to engage with First Nations individuals, to consider trauma informed care principles around car, empowerment and other trauma informed practises”. parliament nsw gov au/ladocs/transcripts/2950/Transcript - 24 June 2022- Review of the annual reports of the ACYP and the OCG.pdf
Yamurrah worked in partnership with Community Legal Services Australia to co-create and development in partnership with Aboriginal stakeholders principles to address racism and unconscious bias and value Aboriginal voices and expertise in the Community Legal Centres workplace: empowerment, leadership, cultural safety, workplace safety and be trauma informed.
“the Yamurrah team were amazing and so was CLCNSW. Well done all – I am so blessed to be working with people like you who support me”