ICAN News

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 »

Out and About in Kowanyama

It has certainly been a long time since I’ve been to the “Place of Many Waters” (Kowanyama) and I needed to find my feet again.  I did that literally and let me tell you,… Read more »

Get Back on Track

The rise in electricity costs have hurt the hip pocket of many Australians as witnessed in Yarrabah, with many Money Management clients having outstanding debts of anywhere between $1600 and $11,000. ICAN’s financial counsellors… Read more »

ICAN services move to Bungalow

The ICAN team are now settled in at our new office location at 209 Buchan Street, Bungalow (Cairns).  ICAN’s head office in Cairns is the hub for ICAN service activity, including: financial counselling, financial… Read more »