Healthy Cities Illawarra has supported the development of the Shoalhaven Safe Community Aboriginal Partnership (SSCAP) since its inception
SSCAP is an Aboriginal led collaborative partnership in the Shoalhaven area between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal communities and organisations, and all levels of government. It aims to promote social equality and self determination, and improve safety, health and well being for Aboriginal communities in the Shoalhaven
HCI is a community partner to SCCAP and is auspicing the funding for the initiative including employment of the SCCAP Coordinator. SSCAP is funded by the Federal Department for Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), NSW Premiers and Aboriginal Affairs NSW.