Pirlangimpi

Kathy Long back home at Pirlangimpi

In late August 2019, Kathy Long joined TITEB as the Women’s Activity Coordinator in Pirlangimpi. She

Yellow Shirts

Remote Schools Attendance Scheme (RSAS) staff are known as ‘Yellow Shirts’. Yellow Shirts work with parents,

Yellow Shirts Day

Yellow Shirts Day is a whole community event. Community members can show their support by wearing

Every child, every day & every school

The law says that all children in Australia must go to school every day, Monday to

CDP Employer Engagement

2019 was an exciting year for the Community Development Program on the Tiwi Islands. Over 100

School-based Traineeships

Since 2015, we have been working with Tiwi College and the Staff and Educational Development Association

20th Anniversary Celebration

TITEB’s 20th Anniversary was held at Wurrumiyanga Community, Bathurst Island on 10th October 2019. We hosted

Tiwi Men Making a Difference

Men at all sites have been busy cleaning and mowing yards, doing community cleanups, assisting community

Success for Tiwi Women

The Women’s Centre at Wurrumiyanga has been transformed and now has a well-equipped kitchen. The women

End of Year Hampers

Tiwi families did well last year with ensuring that their children achieved 100% school attendance. Every

Women’s work

Angelina Moreen is a long-time TITEB staff member. She loves hanging out with the ladies doing

Great way to start the day

According to Chris Brogan, CDP Engagement Officer, ‘work for the dole’ participants are happy and laughing

Women’s work

Fiona Puruntatameri is an accomplished artist who draws from her Tiwi art and culture to produce

Kali, lets go to work!

CDP Supervisor, Noel Galarla says, “Kali (come) let’s go to work!” Job seekers are expected to

CDP works for the community

TITEB CDP Supervisor, Patrick Puruntatameri supervises around 90 men doing wonderful work for the community of

Learn skills that lead to employment

TITEB wants to see Tiwi people working and participating in community life, helping to build a

Sistagirls get to work

Mark Babui is one of three sistagirls working at the Pirlangimpi Women’s Centre, designing and making

Come Back to School

Our Yellow Shirts will do whatever they can to help kids get to school. A big

Women’s Centre at Pirlangimpi

The TITEB Women’s Coordinator in Pirlangimpi, Deborah Rasmussen, is making sure women are being trained up

Working at Manupi Arts

Manupi Arts and TITEB work closely together. Many local artists work at Manupi, and CDP participants

Pularumpi School

Pirlangimpi has a population of about 300 people and the local school, Pularumpi School, has children enrolled in