Community Development
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.

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

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

It is about sharing country, language and knowledge. Yawuru Community member

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