Kadadjin Boodja Bidi - Caring for Self, Caring for Country Pathway (Training & Employment)
The Kadadjin Boodja Bidi (Caring for Self - Caring for Country) Pathway was established July 2021 to strengthen self-esteem, pride, and confidence for 15 Youth and 15 Elders, to support a foundation of empowerment that is aligned to meaningful training and sustainable employment on country.
Once the Youth and Elders are culturally empowered we will align the Elder or Youth to a training and/or employment package.
Caring for Self - Caring for Country
1) Elders and Youth connecting to country to develop and strengthen pride and purpose. When our families are strong our community is strong.
2) Holistic Mapping - exploring employment pathways that are aligned to the participants strengths, interests and responsibility to protect and care for country and culture.
Culturally Appropriate Training - Family Approach
3) Training -
Identify Native Flora and Fauna
Identify significant sites
Employment & Protecting Country
4) Employment @ Gidgegannup -
Planting Native crops
Water and Soil Management
Construction of Wellness Hub & Cabins
KBB Pathway expires from July 2022