This week is Reconciliation Week
To learn more about UCW’s Commitment to Reconciliation head over to our RAP page.
You can find lots of information on the Reconciliation Australia and Reconciliation WA websites.
UnitingCare West’s Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) can be found here.
What is National Reconciliation Week?
These dates commemorate two significant milestones in the reconciliation journey— the successful 1967 referendum and the High Court Mabo decision respectively.
National Reconciliation Week (NRW) is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.
Reconciliation must live in the hearts, minds and actions of all Australians as we move forward, creating a nation strengthened by respectful relationships between the wider Australian community, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Read more here.