About Deadly Story
Deadly Story is a website developed to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people connect with their Country, Communities, and their Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and identity by providing cultural information. By providing this information Deadly Story aims to support healing, increase protective factors, help with resilience, self-esteem and pride and lead to better health and wellbeing overall.
The information on the Deadly Story website is collected from many sources along with discussion with community members, including Elders and Leaders, community organisations, land councils and other cultural information sites. Deadly Story groups this information under culture and identity as well as providing tools and links to suitable services.
Who is Deadly Story for?
Deadly Story is designed primarily for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people in out-of-home care who may be disconnected from their culture. Their information is also suitable for carers or health practitioners taking care of an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child or young person.
Is there a cost to use Deadly Story?
There is no cost to use Deadly Story.
How to access Deadly Story
Compass can be accessed at https://www.deadlystory.com/.