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Kinship carer - How does the Kinship Carer Benefit the child

Kinship carer - How does the Kinship Carer "Benefits The Carer

Charles Darwin University and the Australian Doula College have proudly partnered to deliver Yolŋu djäkamirr training in Galiwinku.


A djäkamirr is an Indigenous Doula- childbirth companion. A Yolŋu djäkamirr is skilled in providing cultural, emotional and spiritual support to Yolŋu women during childbirth. They are very  valuable. This is a Yalu, Birthing On Country, Molly Wardaguga Research Centre and Australian Doula College collaboration.

Kinship carer

In Yolngu Matha

Kinship carer - How Does Kinship Carer Benefits the Broader Family

Kinship carer is a person that look after vulnerable child within their kinship carer system:gurrutumirr yothuw djägamirr

Refers to the placement of children with relatives (kin), with persons without a blood relation but who have a relationship with the child or family, or with persons from the child's or family's community.

This is the  Yalu Family and Children Services team

This short video was presented at a conference in Alice Springs to demonstrate the programs and activities that we do in our community called Galiwinku.


Cultural Rom (Aboriginal lore) is embedded into every program that are designed to support all the Djamarrkuli (children), youth

This is a Yalu and Learning On Country collaboration 

Yalu Aboriginal Corporation runs cultural camp programs called Raypirri in a beautiful and remote part of East Arnhem Land called Galiwin'ku.


The team and children collaboratively created this music video to demonstrate the amazing Yolngu culture.

This is Yalu Raypirri cultural program