Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health
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Beyond Today...it's up to you

Beyond Today...it's up to you is a community-based social marketing campaign to promote tobacco cessation and healthy lifestyle behaviours among the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities of the ACT and surrounding regions.

The campaign features local members of the community telling stories about their motivations to live a healthy lifestyle across a range of materials, including: posters, brochures, short videos and songs created and performed by local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people.

Local champions

  • Aunty Agnes Shea, Chenisha Drazevich and Selina Walker are a proud Ngunnawal family from the ACT.
  • Benny Hodges is a proud Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descendant from Far North Queensland.
  • Calvin Huddleston is a proud descendant of the Kalkadoon and Wiradjuri, Ngandi, Gurunji peoples.
  • Dion, Dante', D'shonetea' and Sienna Devow descend from the Budda Budda Wadamai/Mambarra and Darnley/Murray Islands peoples.
  • Kiescha Jamieson is a proud Wongi Nyoongah/Pitjantjatjarra/Gommilliroi women.
  • Roxy Brown is a proud Muruwari women from Brewarrin, NSW.

Digital stories

Watch:

Resources

  • Posters
Download: Poster 1. Agnes, Chenisha, Selina (JPEG Image File - 170k)
Poster 2. Benny Hodges (JPEG Image File - 267k)
Poster 3. Calvin Butler Huddleston (JPEG Image File - 200k)
Poster 4. Dion, Dante`, D'Shontea` and Sienna (JPEG Image File - 190k)
Poster 5. Roxy Brown (JPEG Image File - 155k)
Poster 6. Kiescha (JPEG Image File - 162k)
Poster 7. Agnes Shea (JPEG Image File - 157k)
Poster 8. Selina Walker (JPEG Image File - 175k)
  • Banners
Download: Banner 1. Agnes, Chenisha and Selina (PDF File - 867k)
Banner 2. Benny Hodges (PDF File - 1514k)
Banner 3. Calvin Butler Huddleston (PDF File - 866k)
Banner 4. Dion, Dante`, D'Shontea` and Sienna (PDF File - 2826k)
Banner 5. Roxy Brown (PDF File - 834k)
Banner 6. Kiescha (PDF File - 741k)
Banner 7. Agnes Shea (PDF File - 744k)
Banner 8. Selina Walker (PDF File - 839k)
  • Brochures
Download: Brochure 1. Agnes, Chenisha and Selina (JPEG Image File - 163k)
Brochure 2. Dion, Dante`, D'Shontea` and Sienna (JPEG Image File - 179k)

For more information

  • Call Quitline on 13 78 48. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander counsellors are available.
  • Visit your local Health Centre or General Practice.