Status in progress
Domain
2. Fewer Aboriginal people in the criminal justice system
Goal
2.4 Fewer Aboriginal people return to the criminal justice system
Outcome
2.4.1 People build resilience whilst in contact with the justice system
Status
In progress
Agency
Corrections Victoria, Department of Justice and Community Safety

Where we are up to 

Additional funding has been provided to support The Torch to expand its workforce and provide greater coverage across the state. 

 

Background

The Torch has been delivering the State-wide Indigenous Arts in Prisons and Community Program (SIAPC) since 2011. The SIAPC Program focuses on the role of culture and cultural identity in the rehabilitative process of Aboriginal prisoners.