The Royal Commission has presented the final report to the Governor-General, detailing the culmination of a five-year inquiry into institutional responses to child sexual abuse and related matters. Read more
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This paper outlines the latest iteration of changes within Australian child protection systems, drawing on a survey completed by child protection departments across Australia on change and reform planned or underway since July 2010. Change [...]
PeakCare has released its Over 1,000 Voices Survey report. Undertaken as part of the Hope and Healing Professional Development Strategy, the Over 1,000 Voices survey was completed by 547 respondents or approximately 44% of Queensland’s residential [...]
Using data from the linked child protection and youth justice supervision data collection, this report presents information on people aged 10–16 who were in the child protection system and under youth justice supervision from 1 [...]
The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability has released the Supporting Families Changing Futures report to provide an overview of progress of the child protection and family support reform program during 2016-17. The report [...]
QCOSS’ Emerging Voices project is designed to engage passionate individuals and facilitate opportunities for them to influence and change Queensland’s social and economic policy agenda. Established in 2015, the project continues to provide a targeted [...]
The 2015-16 State Budget revealed positive signs the Queensland Government is listening to the community services sector, however it is essential the sector and the community is engaged and consulted to ensure the needs of [...]