As part of this year’s Family Matters National Week of Action (14th-20th May), Family Matters Queensland are seeking submissions of less than 200 words from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people (aged 18 years and under) on why family matters to them. The winning submission will receive a prize for them and their family and also have the opportunity to present their story at the Queensland Family Matters launch event. Submissions close Monday, 9th April. View the flyer for more details, or email a submission to