Thirrili CEO and NICRS project Director Adele Cox has welcomed the announcement by the Federal Government

Thirrili CEO and NICRS project Director Adele Cox has welcomed the announcement by the Federal Government of an immediate injection of funds into the Kimberly and Pilbara regions of Western Australia in response to a spate of recent suicides. “No amount of money to the region will take away the …

Thirrili’s National Indigenous Critical Response Service (NICRS) is now truly national as we expand into New South Wales, the ACT and Tasmania in 2019

It’s official: Thirrili’s National Indigenous Critical Response Service (NICRS) is now truly national as the program expands into New South Wales, the ACT and Tasmania in 2019. Says Thirrili Chief Executive and NICRS Project Director Adele Cox: “We know that our model works: the work of our advocates is really helping …

Indigenous-run service for families affected by suicide to be introduced nationwide

An Indigenous-run support service for families affected by suicide or trauma has been given a $10m boost after a successful trial in Western Australia, the minister for Indigenous affairs announced at Groote Eylandt on Monday. The Critical Response Service, which coordinates existing services to properly and culturally appropriately assist families …