Country, Culture, People, Future

YMAC actions re COVID-19

YMAC is collating and distributing information to assist people, via the following:

E-News – If you would like to receive e-news updates you can subscribe here.

CEO messages:

YMAC CEO COVID19 update 16 June 2020

YMAC Response to COVID-19

COVID-19 message to YMAC clients

Blog posts:

Perth travel rules, post lockdown 5-14 February – translated audio messages in Aboriginal languages.

The State Government has produced 30 second audio messages advising people of the transitional travel rules in and out of Perth until 14 February 2021. You can read more about it here.

Advocating for Traditional Owners

YMAC has been monitoring the impact of the virus on communities and native title holders, ensuring that we can advocate where necessary to ensure needs are being met.

To date YMAC has produced the following:

YMAC Letter to Minister for Mines (DMIRS) COVID-19 – March 2020

YMAC Letter to Minister for Aboriginal Affairs- the impact of COVID 19 on the delivery of  the new Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Act – March 2020