Did Ya Know?

The Did Ya Know project is funded by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) under the Aboriginal Child, Youth and Family Strategy (ACYFS).

Did Ya Know is a community capacity building project which works increase the capacity of Indigenous parents/careers and families to care for their babies and children through an

increased understanding of the importance of the early years. The project hopes to deliver key messages in innovative, creative and locally relevant ways. The project is delivered in the Lightning Ridge, Walgett, Brewarrina and Bourke Local Government Areas.

The “Did Ya Know Project” will be a crucial element in implementing two strategies:

  • A culturally appropriate information resources on child development for Aboriginal families and community.
  • Community engagement with local early childhood and health services. 

For Further information contact Karnie Walford, Maternal and Infant Health Project Officer on Ph: 0418850101 or email: Karnie.walford@outbackdivision.or.au