About Us

Thirrili Ltd is a not for profit organisation which aims to contribute to the broader social wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people:

  • reducing the high rates of suicide through the delivery of a critical response service to support individuals and families affected by a suicide or other traumatic incidents
  • providing social support, practical assistance and advocacy support to affected individuals and families
  • building the capacity of local communities and service providers to care for and respond to social disadvantage, including suicides and traumatic incidents in their community
  • strengthening individual, family and community resilience and social wellbeing, and
  • contribute to addressing the social disadvantage needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities

Story of Thirrili

Thirrili is a Bunuba word which means power and strength.

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Our People

Meet Thirrili's Board, staff and NICRS advocates.

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Cultural Profile

As community builders, understanding culture is our business.

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Mission & Value Statement

Supporting our people and communities to stem suicide and trauma.

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