About Us

The Dhadjowa Foundation is being established to provide strategic, coordinated and culturally appropriate support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families whose loved ones have died in custody.
Apryl Day – daughter Aunty Tanya Day – founded Dhadjowa Foundation in consultation with the following families, and together, they form its inaugural Board. 
Samara Fernandez-Brown, cousin of Kumanjayi Walker 
Troy Brady, nephew of Aunty Sherry 
Makayla Reynolds, sister of  Nathan Reynolds
Aunty Carolyn Lewis