About Us

COMMUNITY HELP FOR OUR PEOPLE

Kurranulla Aboriginal Corporation (KAC) is not for profit organisation that incorporated on 21st November 1994 under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976.

(KAC) is a drop in centre for local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community living in the Sutherland Shire and St George areas.

Kurranulla strives to develop closer ties between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal groups and promote Aboriginal culture. Kurranulla develop and assist in reconciliation and preserve remnants of Aboriginal culture.

ROLES OF THE ORGANISATION

Kurranulla are dedicated to providing individually tailored and culturally appropriate services to Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander within their communities.

Our vision is to strive for excellence and best practice in the provision of culturally appropriate services and quality care for all members in the community.

We service communities across South East Sydney, Inner West, St George and Sutherland Shire. We can help connect you to an NDIS or Aged Care Package.

All of our services are strengths based, person-centred and culturally safe.

We listen to what matters to you so that together, as a community, we improve our social and emotional wellbeing, connection and resilience.

WHY CHOOSE KURRANULLA

·         We understand our communities needs: We are an Aboriginal organisation, run for Aboriginal people, by Aboriginal people since 1994.

·         We support you: We individually tailor our services to support your needs to help you stay connected with your loved ones and your community.

·         We care: We are a not-for-profit which means that we continue to re-invest our profit back into improving our services and continuing to support our community.

PARTNERSHIPS

Partnerships add value to the organisation and the people and communities we walk alongside, by providing access to new skills, shared resources and innovative ways of working together with a shared vision and shared values.

If you would like to discuss the opportunity to partner with Kurranulla, please contact the Manager at manager@kurranulla.org.au

SOURCE OF REFERRAL

To act as a source of referral for Aboriginal people who require general information about services within the community or who sought advice on cultural issues within the Sutherland Shire and St George area.

PROVISION OF INFORMATION

The organisation is a focal point for collation of various forms of information such as those relating to health and wellbeing, education, housing, employment and training, culture, government and non government services and contact lists.

CULTURAL RESOURCE

Kurranulla currently provides advice to the Sutherland Shire Council on cultural issues and activities conducted by them. This is to be extended to provide a role similar to the “Provision of information”, with the expansion of Cultural Resource information.

BECOMING A MEMBER

Are you interested in becoming a member of Kurranulla Aboriginal Corporation? You can download the application form below.

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* Please be aware that becoming a member does not entitle you to receive confirmation of Aboriginality *