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Culture for health and wellbeing

Health is holistic, and physical health is affected by the social, emotional and cultural wellbeing of both individuals and the broader community. Community action, culture, and engagement in the design and implementation of programs, approaches and research activities is central to improving health and wellbeing.

Core elements of cultural determinants of health Cultural connectedness for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adolescents Cultural identities, health and wellbeing of Indigenous young people in school Evaluating a community of practice for Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing Growing up children in two worlds Health literacy among young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males in the Northern Territory Indigenous early childhood family support programs that work: Family Wellbeing Physical activity program for Aboriginal families with Machado Joseph Disease Recovery from trauma in an urban Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community Strong Dads Strong Futures The national longitudinal study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wellbeing Roles and Ritual: The Inala Wangarra Rite of Passage Ball case study Wellbeing through culture: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability Aboriginal adult literacy campaign Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander suicide in South Australia Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander urban location and health project Aboriginal community controlled primary health care services and community capacity Art into Health: Puntu Palyarrikuwanpa [Aboriginal Men Becoming Well] Control and empowerment in social determinants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health Health benefits of on-country activities Health programs for Aboriginal men Improving the patient journey for Indigenous patients from remote areas Mibbinbah (Men's Spaces) Post-prison release support Racism symposium and development of communication materials Stories of hope and resilience Strengthening the JCU/UQ Empowerment Research Program The Family Wellbeing Program at Yarrabah The Family Wellbeing Program: Empowerment research Winnunga prison health study Yarning up with Koori kids