Community Development
Community Development is about working with people to help them realise their value and achieve their potential”. Nyamba Buru Yawuru Staff Member
Yawuru - NBY Official Office Opening with Yawuru Community

Yawuru – NBY Official Office Opening with Yawuru Community

Yawuru values are expressed through the organisation’s investment in Community Development.  A stronger, more capable Yawuru community creates good liyan for individual members and a more empowered and engaged  group who contribute strongly to the life and culture of Broome.

Community Development brings people together. It provides opportunities to Yawuru people like housing, youth support programs and elders support programs”.  Yawuru Community Member

The Community Development Focus Areas include:

  • Youth Development
  • Housing
  • Employment & Training
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Special Community Projects & Events
  • Cultural Development – Nurlu, Language Revitalisation
  • Community & Elders Support
It is about sharing country, language and knowledge. Yawuru Community member