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Ngoonjuwah Council Aboriginal Corporation

Category: Organisation
Date: 5 April 1998
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation
Location:Halls Creek, West Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Ngoonjuwah Aboriginal Corp
  • Summary Information:
    The Ngoonjuwah Council Aboriginal Corporation (NCAC) was incorporated in 1998 pursuant to the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth).

    The aims and objects of the NCAC include the promotion and support of education, job training, health services, work, housing, social development, and management of affairs for its members.

    NCAC supervises and supports Community Development Employment Programme (CDEP) placements, and mentors local Aboriginal businesses. It also provides job networking, and has its own commercial operations. (Job Futures Website, March 2007).

    It also aims to 'participate with other Aboriginal Associations in projects for their mutual benefit.' (ORAC Corporation Objects and Rules, March 2007).

    It is party to the Regional Partnership Agreement on Indigenous Employment in the East Kimberley.

    Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Regional Partnership Agreement (RPA) on Indigenous Employment in the East Kimberley - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth)
  • Policy/Strategy
  • Community Development Employment Projects (CDEP) Programme

  • References

    Resource
    Office of the Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations (ORAC), Australian Government (1998) Rules of Incorporated Aboriginal Association Ngoonjuwah Council Aboriginal Corporation
    Job Futures (2006) Ngoonjuwah Aboriginal Corp

    Glossary

    Aboriginal Community Council (Australia) | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)

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