The year that was

Our consumer advocacy work continues to yield significant outcomes for Indigenous consumers. A number of court matters and enforcement activities came to fruition this year, due to ICAN alerting consumer regulators of systemic consumer… Read more »

Recognition for Indigenous Financial Literacy

ICAN will provide outreach financial literacy training to remote communities across North Queensland and the Torres Strait in 2015 in a new program funded by Financial Literacy Australia.  The Grants Program run by Financial… Read more »

ICAN Scholarships Available for 2015

Do you want to increase your professional skill base in 2015? Enhance your financial counselling competencies through continued professional development in a supported learning environment? ICAN is currently accepting applications for scholarship placements for… Read more »

Home Ownership a first for Yarrabah

In the Yarrabah Aboriginal community, located 45 minutes south of Cairns, ICAN offers a unique training program to provide community residents with pathways to home ownership.  For Ailsa Lively, a Yarrabah resident and CEO… Read more »

Indigenous Legal Needs Project (ILNP)

The Indigenous Legal Needs Project is a national study into civil and family law need of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  In October, the ILNP released a written report of its Queensland findings,… Read more »