The project had the following aims:
1. Build the capacity of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services in research
2. Identify, assess and enhance the blood borne viral and sexually transmitted infection
(BBV/STI) resilience capability of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people;
3. Inform on opportunities to decrease the risk of BBV /STI transmission in site
4. Provide information for local and area health service planning for Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander BBV/STI.
A Community-Based Participatory Research framework was used to develop a qualitative
study of young people’s perspectives on blood borne and sexually transmitted infections...