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Bowen '2 Positive Families - Childcare Services' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)

Date: 20 June 2006
Sub Category:Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
Subject Matter: | Employment and Training | Health and Community Services | Youth
Summary Information:
The Bowen '2 Positive Families - Childcare Services' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) aims to enhance 'access to quality Childcare Services that acknowledge and cater for specific Indigenous needs' (Indigenous Portal, January 2007). It is part of a set of four SRAs aimed at building and maintaining positive families within the Bowen community.

Shared Responsibility Agreements are voluntary agreements between governments and Indigenous communities to provide discretionary funding in return for community obligations. The new arrangements developed from an initiative of the Council of Australian Governments and replace the previous ATSIC system of funding. For more information see 'Shared Responsibility Agreement' below.

Related Entries

  • Bowen '1 Positive Families - Family Support Services' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Bowen '3 Positive Families - Youth Boredom and Misbehaviour' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Bowen '4 Positive Families - Men's Leadership and Support' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Organisation
  • Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) (Cth) - Signatory
  • Office of Indigenous Policy Coordination (Cth) - Signatory
  • Department of Employment and Workplace Relations (Cth) - Signatory
  • Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Policy (QLD) - Signatory
  • Department of Education, Training and Arts (QLD) - Signatory
  • Queensland Health - Signatory
  • Girudala Community Cooperative Society Ltd
  • Townsville Indigenous Coordination Centre (ICC)
  • Bowen Shire Council

  • References

    Australian Government (2006) 2 Positive Families - Childcare Services - Bowen


    Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) (Australia)

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