Discrimination stops with you!
Did you know that racial discrimination damages mental health?! That over half the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who suffer racial discrimination suffer depression and anxiety? That means every time you avoid an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person…cross to the other side of the road…be rude…exclude…make jokes…you may be making that person sick!
Beyond Blue has a number of excellent resources that explain what racism is, describes its impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and tells you what you can do to make positive changes:
One way we want to fight rascism and discrimination is by implementing a RAP – click here to find out more.