Membership

Thank you for deciding to join CATSINaM!

Take your place amongst Australia’s Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Nursing and Midwifery professions of the past, present and future.
Your membership will help us to deliver a culturally safe approach to achieve improved health and well being for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People and communities across Australia.

Please click on the link to complete your Membership Application

Membership Categories:

  • Ordinary Members: for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People who practise as an Enrolled Nurse, Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife
  • Student Members: for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People who are studying Nursing or Midwifery 
  • Associate Members: for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People who have retired from practising as a Nurse or Midwife
  • Affiliate Members – Individual: is open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander People and Non-Indigenous Members
    (for example: Assistants in Nursing or Midwifery, Nurse Navigators, Aboriginal Health Practitioners, Aboriginal Maternal Infant Care Workers, Cultural Capability Workers and Ngangkari Traditional Healers)
  • Affiliate Members – Corporate: is open to Organisations who are committed to supporting CASTINaM’s ethos to achieve our vision and purpose

PLEASE NOTE:

  • All Members will go through an endorsement process and is not in full effect until Members have been through this process 
  • Ordinary Members and Student Members have full voting rights
  • CATSINaM Membership is not a Confirmation of Aboriginality
  • For more information please refer to the Constitution of CATSINaM Ltd

Acknowledgement of Country

The Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM) acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this Nation.

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the Lands on which our company is located and where we conduct our business. We pay our respects to Countries, Creator, Ancestors and Elders, past, present and future.

CATSINaM is committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples' unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website may contain images, videos, voices and names of people who have since passed away.