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Write a paper of 1,000 words minimum (your assessor can ask you to increase the number of words to be written depending on the qualification level) explaining why Indigenous people in Australia are still disadvantaged with regard to health/ community services. In the paper, consider a number of cultural issues that impact on acceptance of health and community services—in terms of both historical and contemporary issues in the context of the work you do, or will do.
Then develop, record and explain the strategies that you would follow to engage indigenous communities, elders and individuals in the development and evaluating of service provision. Explain the consultation and negotiation procedures that you would enter into to identify cultural safety requirement and to develop appropriate strategies.
Make a list of the resources that might be required in order to address these issues and explain how the resources you have listed would best be appropriated.
Why is it necessary to ensure greater accountability on the part of funding bodies, government agencies and health/ community providers?
Explain also how:
awareness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and cultures can be incorporated into work practicesawareness of how your own cultural realities might impact on your work practicesworkers can develop effective and respectful communication, consultation and negotiation procedures with members of diverse Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoplepeople can reflect cultural safety in workplace and professional relationshipsworking in partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communitiesservice providers can take cultural issues (including the focus on self-determination) into consideration and increase participation in servicesIndigenous people can be encouraged to participate in evaluating services and negotiating their needs regarding desired outcomesAnswers must be comprehensive, detailed, demonstrate appropriate research and be supported by suitable references.
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B.S.S answered on Aug 10 2021
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Indigenous people means, in general terms are refe
ed as the aboriginal people who have originated or have been naturally occu
ing in an area or region. Indigenous people in Australia includes the Aboriginals and To
es of Strait. Aboriginals are those who have settled prior to Britain colonization. While the To
es of Strait are the considered to be the descents from To
es Strait Island, which is a part of the today’s Queensland.
Australian indigenous people known to be lived almost since 70,000 years. It is considered that more than 700 languages are spoken by those indigenous populations. It is said that still speak in different languages. The Indigenous population comprise 30% of complete Australian population. There is a great myth or superstition among the non-indigenous population of Australia that the indigenous people are those who look differently or have a dark skin, or those having disabilities or those who are dysfunctional, but it is a fact that the indigenous people too are humans like all others but their appearance, their background is what discriminates them from normal population.
The government of Australia have some criteria based on which they discriminate the indigenous population and isolate them from general public. The criteria include, whether the person is of Aboriginal or To
es of strait descent or whether the person is identified as the To
es of strait or Aboriginal islander or whether the person is accepted by the indigenous community where he or she resides.
There is noted variation in the indigenous population with those of the non-indigenous population. Almost 60% of the indigenous communities suffer from malnutrition. The research show that many of the people of the indigenous community report to suffer cardiovascular diseases, nervous disorders, mal nutrition, depression, kidney and liver disorders and lot of mental disorders. The disorders are mainly due to their poor facilities and unavailability of healthy food and unhygienic living conditions and poor sanitation. The mental disorders are reported due to the ‘Intergenerational trauma’. The intergenerational trauma is refe
ed as the...

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