Purro Birik - (Healthy Spirit)
Appendix E: Best Practice project
The Moroponuk Project -
Wathaurong Aboriginal Coop and Barwon Health Mental Health Services.
The Following is an
abbreviated version of the Moropunuk Project. At the time of printing the
Moropunuk report has not been formally endorsed by Barwon Health.
To obtain a copy of the
full report please contact the Wathaurong Aboriginal Cooperative.
As the Moroponuk Officer I
would like to thank the Wathaurong Koori Community for their support,
acceptance, and trust. Without it, this project would never have been
possible. I would like to thank the following individuals and community
groups in particular: Karen Wood, Brendan Edwards, Trevor Abrahams, Malcolm
Morgan, Craig Edwards, Kathy Travers, Karen Atkinson, Gwenda Black, Greg
Black, Sue Lovatt, Elsie Coates, Susie Coates, Lyn Mclnnes, Estelle French,
Michael O'Reilly, Robyn Smithett, Dr Jim Blacket, the Elders Group, the
Board of Directors, the mothers of the Milla Milla playgroup, and the
Wathaurong Mens' Business Group.
The information contained
within has been generated within the Wathaurong Koori community in
cooperation with Barwon Health Mental Health Services. As such this
information is to remain the intellectual property of the Wathaurong Koori
Community and is not to be reproduced or the data used for any other purpose
without the permission of the Wathaurong Koori community.
Please note: This is a
draft document and should not be considered to be the final presentation.
There will need to be further consultation and negotiation between the
Wathaurong Aboriginal Cooperative and Barwon Health Mental Health Services.