In this graceful, strong and thoughtful book, Barbara Wingard and Jane Lester relate stories of their lives and work as two Indigenous Australian women. These stories offer hopeful and practical ideas in relation to a wide range of issues facing Indigenous Australian families. As the new millennium dawns, Australians are endeavouring to come to terms with their past and create new possibilities for partnerships in the future. This book offers stories that will inspire and sustain.More info →
This resource includes stories of hope in response to a national crisis. We are sharing here stories from families
who, despite suffering for their kids, have managed to get them back; stories from foster parents who are fostering
not only children but also relationships and pride; stories from child protection workers whose honesty is creating
trust in the shadow of the stolen generations and who are prioritising the safety of children through focusing on
solutions and partnerships.