May 18, 2020

The problem with no recognition

The problem with no recognition There is a terrible price to be paid for renouncing the recognition of another person. Recognition is as essential to life […]
May 15, 2020


We have all lived the rollercoaster ride to some degree perhaps in the last two months. A landscape of trauma. We know something of lock down, […]
May 13, 2020

Introducing Robert Hoosan

CASSE is very proud to introduce Robert Hoosan, the newest member of the CASSE team! A former police officer and health worker from Finke, where he […]
May 12, 2020

What does it mean to live in 2 worlds?

What does it mean for Aboriginal youth to live in 2 worlds – the modern world and the traditional world? Rohan Barwick (filling in for Mikalea […]
May 6, 2020

WOW!! Over $50,000 raised for camps on country!

Image: Jacinta Parsons, TFN MC and Pledging Facilitator, speaking to CASSE’s Pamela Nathan online during TFN’s first virtual giving event.  WOW!! Online giving event raises over $50,000 to […]
February 12, 2020

POSTPONED – Experience the joy of supporting CASSE with TFN this March!

UPDATE Due to the impact of COVID-19, this event was postponed and will now be presented as a live online crowdfunding event at 5:30pm on Wednesday 29 […]
February 4, 2020

Real young people, not the faceless offender

Rainer Chlanda is the Program Co-ordinator for CASSE’s ‘Shields for Living, Tools for Life‘ rehabilitation program, which is based in the Alice Springs region for ‘at-risk’ youth and/or […]
December 3, 2019

CASSE Newsletter – December 2019

The December edition of CASSE’s newsletter is online now and is packed full of news! READ NOW to discover: An update from our Director, Pamela Nathan […]
November 29, 2019

Community meeting crescendos to ceremonial pularpa

A large five-day meeting in Kintore in June, gathering western desert men together to discuss problems within their communities and think about new solutions and new ways forward, culminated in a big pularpa attended by women […]
November 1, 2019

Back on track – first cultural bush camps begin

By Pamela Nathan CASSE’s first Men’s Tjilirra Movement cultural bush camps being offered as part of the ‘Shields for Living, Tools for Life‘ program have commenced […]
October 24, 2019

Support ‘Shields For Living, Tools For Life’

The Northern Territory Government  Department of Territory Families has provided CASSE with a wonderful opportunity to run a dual cultural and therapeutic program for young offenders in […]
August 16, 2019

Talking about ‘Shields for Living, Tools for Life’

At the recent launch of the NT Government’s ‘Creating Safer Communities: Back on Track – Cutting Youth Crime’ Plan, Minister Dale Wakefield spoke to Mr Chris Croker, Acting […]

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