Kathleen Abbott AM, recognised in Australia Day honours list 2015

Black Wattle Consulting congratulates our partner/consultant Kathleen Abbott AM, recognised in the Australia Day honours list 2015.  Our thanks also go to Dr Dayalan Devanesan for nominating Kathy. It will mean a lot to Kathy, her family, to her community… Read More…

Order the updated poster –  A history of Aboriginal Health Workers and Aboriginal Community Workers NT 1870–2013 by Kathy Abbott and Rosie Elliott. Posters will be sent via Australia Post. Item cost – $22 per copy Postage and handling – $22… Read More…

A history of Aboriginal Health Workers & Aboriginal Community Workers in the Northern Territory 1870–2013 The launch of A history of AHWs & Community Workers NT  was held in Alice Springs 29 May 2014. The launch MCs were the Chair… Read More…

Working With Families - an Intensive Family Support tool for people working in the NT

Working with Families – developed for workers in the Intensive Family Support Service is an A4 32 page illustrated booklet designed to assist workers in a community and home based program for families with children at high risk of neglect. … Read More…

Victorian Aboriginal Affairs Framework 2013–2018

Black Wattle Consulting is pleased to have undertaken design and layout for the Victorian Aboriginal Affairs Framework 2013 – 2018 (VAAF). The beautiful art work included in the document is by Taungurung Elder Mick Harding. The framework “seeks to bring… Read More…

Josie Crawshaw  SAF,T CEO and Rosie Elliott from Black Wattle Consulting presented a paper at the Family Relationships Australia conference Showcasing the Evidence  Darwin (November 2012). The paper was  titled: What works! A report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander … Read More…

SAF,T Annual Report 2011–2012

SAF,T is the NT Aboriginal community controlled peak for children, youth and families. Black Wattle Consulting was proud to develop and design the inaugural SAF,T Annual Report 2011–2012. It was a joy to write up the first year of the… Read More…

It’s been a year since Black Wattle Consulting became incorporated as a not-for-profit company. We provide graphic design, digital and print resource development, consulting, research and policy work, business support and training for the child, youth and family sector. We… Read More…

Over the last year Black Wattle Consulting was commissioned by SAF,T, the new Northern Territory peak body for Aboriginal children, youth and families, to organise and report on a research tour of Indigenous / Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child… Read More…

Welcome to our new Black Wattle Consulting website – we hope it tells you some of what you want to know about our work with Aboriginal child and family services across the nation. Thanks to Pixel Ninjas for their lean… Read More…