Prison to work report

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are among Australia's most disadvantaged job seekers. So are ex-prisoners. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ex-prisoners are doubly-disadvantaged as they try to find and hold down a job. While Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people comprised 3 per cent of the Australian population in 2015, they comprised a staggering 27 per cent of the incarcerated population. COAG Leaders indicate a shared commitment to better coordinating government services, especially in-prison training and rehabilitation programs, employment and health and income sup ... Show more

Corporate authors: Council of Australian Governments (COAG)

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory], COAG, 2016

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: 152 p.

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