CASSE Australia – Creating A Safe Supportive Environment

Our Vision

A reconciled Australia, with a two-way cultural heritage, living and dreaming together.

 

Our Mission

Changing minds and saving lives by using psychoanalytic approaches to violence, trauma and healing.

 

Our Core Work

By changing minds and spirit, we are saving lives. It is this simple belief which guides our work every day.

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1 month ago
CASSE Australia

Pamela Nathan at CASSE's wiltja at Desert Knowledge Australia.

#alicesprings #northernterritory #wiltja #culturalhealingcamps
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Pamela Nathan at CASSEs wiltja at Desert Knowledge Australia.

#alicesprings #northernterritory #wiltja #culturalhealingcamps
1 month ago
CASSE Australia

CASSE is proud to congratulate Mr Robert Hoosan on becoming the new Chairman of the Central Land Council and Mr Warren Williams on becoming the new deputy chair.

The focus of the new leadership team will be young people.

Read more: NEW CLC LEADERSHIP GOOD FOR YOUNG PEOPLE - www.clc.org.au/new-clc-leadership-good-for-young-people/
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CASSE is proud to congratulate Mr Robert Hoosan on becoming the new Chairman of the Central Land Council and Mr Warren Williams on becoming the new deputy chair.

The focus of the new leadership team will be young people.

Read more: NEW CLC LEADERSHIP GOOD FOR YOUNG PEOPLE - https://www.clc.org.au/new-clc-leadership-good-for-young-people/

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Congrats on your appointment Robert! Thankyou for always valuing the voice and needs of young people. You are an absolute legend 👊🏼👏🏼👏🏼

Congratulations 🎉🎉🎉

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Our annual dreams

To take 60-100 youth per year on cultural healing Shields For Living,Tools for Life camps to make traditional tools every year.

To hold day cultural healing camps for the town at-risk youth a day a week at our Desert Knowledge site.

To be in Youth Detention Alice Springs one day a week to deliver traditional tool making.

What we deliver

Through our programs and resources we create spaces for intercultural exchange and understanding.
CASSE respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners and custodians of the lands on which we meet and work.

CULTURAL CAMPS AND TRADITIONAL TOOL MAKING

The Men’s Tjilirra Movement has partnered CASSE with Aboriginal communities in Haasts Bluff (Ikuntji), Mt Liebig (Amunturrngu), Kintore (Walungurru), Papunya (Warumpi) and Kiwirrkurra in Australia’s central western desert region. CASSE’s ‘Shields for Living, Tools for Life’ program delivers cultural camps for high-risk youth in Alice Springs at Desert Knowledge Australia, Willowra, Santa Teresa, Snow Bore, Titjikala, Tempe Downs, Lajamanu, Finke, Mutitjulu and Imanpa.

THANK YOU TO OUR AMAZING SUPPORTERS AND COLLABORATORS