COMMUNITY HELP FOR OUR PEOPLE
Kurranulla Aboriginal Corporation (KAC) not for profit organisation was 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
To auspice and manage the Gnarra CHSP Project and hold monthly members, management meetings on the last Wednesday of each month.
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.
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.