The OurSPACE program is an initiative of the Australian Childhood Foundation and is currently in its Pilot year. OurSPACE provides specialist trauma informed therapy to children in NSW who are in foster care and kinship care and have experienced multiple traumas in their lives.
The Australian Childhood Foundation have partnered with Ngaoara to ensure that the OurSPACE program provides culturally strong practices for trauma and healing to Aboriginal children and their families.
‘Supporting children in foster care and kinship care to heal in culturally strongways... Our little warriors today can change our world tomorrow’
Ngaoara have been receiving and responding to referrals from the OurSPACE team since the start of 2019 and are continuing to provide support to Aboriginal children in OOHC presenting with complex trauma symptoms.