Since the referendum, Cuppa has been inundated with requests to help people heal and to find out what more can be done. We decided to create a conversational space with Indigenous leader and author of The Dreaming Path, Paul Callaghan, to sit with us and create a place of understanding and hope.
You can watch the replay here or click the video below
During this moving conversation we reflected on the emotion that now exists, the gap to reconciliation, how to galavanise together, what to focus on now and how we can heal in this process.
Paul also shared a number of different ways that individuals like you can be a part of the healing. Which one of the below will you do today?
Understand our story and research history
Learn about Aboriginal arts and artists to hear there story
Watch Indigenous movies and television
Connect with local community
Call out racism
Educate others in your social circles
Build relationships with First Nations people
Create culturally safer places
Support Aboriginal businesses
Acknowledge and care for country
Make reconciliation everyone’s business
Ask Aboriginal people/Elders in
Support Aboriginal fund raisers
Empower Aboriginal voices
Celebrate at home with purchases of genuine Aboriginal artwork and other merchandise
Attend community events
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There may have been a NO but lets focus on NOW WHAT