Aboriginal Building Connections (ABC) – Education Program

Aboriginal Building Connections (ABC) is a parenting education program designed to be delivered in a culturally appropriate group setting to give participants the opportunity to share experiences.

It’s a 3-hour program, delivered by Relationships Australia NT’s Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Cultural Advisors.  It encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents, and extended family members, to gain an understanding of the importance of ending conflict in their relationships.  This program opens discussions with participants around ways to allow children to grow up safe, healthy, happy and strong.

This program covers the following topics:

  • The importance of looking after yourself in healthy ways
  • The wider impact of family breakdown
  • Ways to communicate with family
  • Setting goals for healthy parenting for a better future.

Who can we help?

This program is for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents and extended family members.

Is there a cost involved?

It’s free, there are no fees involved in this service.

Where can I access this service?

ABC is available across the Northern Territory including Darwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek and Katherine.

Click here to find your closest Relationships Australia office.

Where do I find more information?

Related Pages

Legally Assisted & Culturally Appropriate Family Dispute Resolution

This service provides Family Dispute Resolution (Mediation) in a culturally appropriate way to clients who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, or who come from ...
Print Friendly, PDF & Email